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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University Secretariat
email: univsec@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

2018-19 Academic Session

Chair (appointed by President)
Prof. Alun Jones

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 – 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.
Prof. William Mulligan

Vice Principal for R&I – Social Science & Law
Prof. Aisling Reynolds-Feighan

Vice Principal for R&I – Science
Assoc. Prof. Tara McMorrow

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

Vice Principal for R&I – Health & Agricultural Sciences
Prof. David MacHugh

Vice Principal for R&I – Business
Prof. Donna Marshall

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
Prof. Judith Harford 

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

 

ACCAC Meeting Schedule 2018/19

 

Standard Business Items
Submission Deadline 

 Meeting Date
Thursday 4 October 2018

Thursday 18 October 2018, 2pm
Venue: H1.47 O'Brien Centre for Science

Thursday 31 January 2019

Thursday 14 February 2019, 10am
Venue: H1.47 O'Brien Centre for Science

Tuesday 28 March 2019

Thursday 11 April 2019, 10am
Venue: H1.47 O'Brien Centre for Science