Academic Council Committee on Academic Centres

The Academic Council Committee on Academic Centres (ACCAC) reviews proposals for establishment of new Academic Centres and, under delegated authority of Academic Council, recommends same to Governing Authority for approval. The Committee is also responsible for monitoring the progress of centres to ensure their sustainability.

 

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Ms. Siobhan Curran, University Secretariat
email: siobhan.curran@ucd.ie

The purpose of the Academic Council Committee for Academic Centres is:

1.To review proposals to establish, develop or re-configure Academic Centres,

2.Carry out periodic reviews of Centres to ensure that (a) advancement is being made in relation tothe Centre meeting its objectives as outlined in its Business Case, and (b) the Centre is sustainable,

3.To evaluate applications for re-naming of Centres against the criteria approved by AcademicCouncil,

4.To evaluate applications for appointment of Directors of Centres.

 

ACCAC Membership

2016-17 Academic Session

Chair (appointed by President)
Prof. Fiona Doohan

Deputy President, VP for Academic Affairs and Registrar
Prof. Mark Rogers

Vice President for Research, Innovation & Impact
Prof. Orla Feely

College Principal – Arts & Humanities
Prof. Sarah Prescott

College Principal – Social Science & Law
Prof. Colin Scott

College Principal (Interim) – Business
Prof. Anthony Brabazon

College Principal – Engineering & Architecture
Prof. David FitzPatrick

College Principal – Science
Prof. Joe Carthy

College Principal – Health & Agricultural Sciences
Prof. Cecily Kelleher

Vice Principal for R&I – Arts & Hum.
Assoc. Prof. William Mulligan

Vice Principal for R&I – Social Science & Law
Prof. Alun Jones

Vice Principal for R&I – Science
Prof. Fiona Doohan

Vice Principal for R&I - Eng & Arch
Assoc. Prof. David Browne

Vice Principal for R&I – Health & Agricultural Sciences
Prof. Helen Roche

Vice Principal for R&I – Business
Prof. Michael O’Neill

Head of School elected by Heads of Schools
Prof. Alex Evans

Head of School elected by Heads of Schools
Prof. Gareth Redmond

Member of Academic Council elected by Academic Council
Prof. Gerard Fealy

Member of Academic Council elected by Academic Council
Assoc. Prof. Lynda Mulvin

Member of Academic Council nominated by the President and appointed by Academic Council
Assoc. Prof. Judith Harford 

Member of Academic Council nominated by the President and appointed by Academic Council
Dr Danielle Petherbridge 

 

 

ACCAC Meeting Schedule 2017/18

 

Submission Deadline  Meeting Date
Monday 4 September 2017

Monday 18 September 2017, 2pm

CANCELLED

Monday 23 October 2017

Monday 6 November 2017, 2pm

Research Boardroom, Research Building

Monday 5 February 2018

Monday 19 February 2018, 2pm

Boardroom 1, Ardmore House

Monday 16 April 2018

Monday 30 April 2018, 2pm

Boardroom 1, Ardmore House

 

ACCAC Meeting Schedule 2017/18 (PDF)