Professor Barbara Dooley

Dean of Graduate Studies & Deputy Registrar

Dr Janet Carton

Graduate Education Development Manager

Janet oversees research supervisor support and development though the implementation of a support framework at UCD, delivering the university-wide research supervisor training programme (RSSDp) and strategic initiatives supporting the recognition, enhancement and professionalisation of research supervisory practice. Through Transferable Skills development for doctoral students her work also aims to enhance research student and supervisor experience, areas on which she can happily advise.

Dr Emer Cunningham

Graduate Education Development Manager

Emer supports UCD’s graduate research education policy and strategy development which aligns to the National Framework for Doctoral Education. Emer can provide advice in all aspects of graduate education and governance of graduate education in the university.

Aoife Reilly

Graduate Education Project Officer

Aoife is responsible for the maintenance of the Graduate Studies webpages on the University’s website. She creates and edits content, in addition to monitoring website traffic.