He is the University’s Chief Academic Officer and also holds the offices of Deputy President and Vice-President for Academic Affairs. He oversees the academic life of a student from undergraduate through to graduate studies.
The Registrar is responsible for the university’s academic affairs and overall academic strategy and planning. He has responsibility, inter alia, for the regulation and development of courses and programmes, examinations and assessments, teaching and learning standards and academic policy. The Registrar is also responsible for academic quality assurance and international affairs and has oversight of a number of academic administrative units.
In advancing the University’s academic objectives, the Registrar works in collaboration with College Principals and Heads of School. Professor Rogers works closely with the President, acting as his representative when required, and is a member of the President’s management groups and the UCD Governing Authority.