The UCD Quinn School Office provides a range of support services to students registered to undergraduate business degree programmes and is the first point of contact for many student queries. The main School Office is located on the ground floor of the Quinn Building – just follow the bright Quinn Student Support signs directing your way.
The Quinn School Team are here to help and support you throughout your studies this year. You can contact any of the team through email, phone or zoom and of course, in person in Q021 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. A handy map to help you find your way around the Quinn School is available here.
As a reminder, some of the most common queries can be answered through the Quinn Connector* – this is a one-stop shop which will provide you with lots of information and links to key areas in the University.
*If you do not see a form option, try disabling any ad-blockers or try a different browser. You can also access the form directly using this link.
The School Office provides advice and support to students on a range of issues such as:
- Programme Information
- Extenuating Circumstances
- Withdrawal/ Leave of Absence
- Recognition of Prior Learning
- Internal Programme Transfers
The main School Office (Q021) opening hours are as follows:
Monday and Friday: Virtual office hours 9.30am - 5.00pm
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: Physical office hours 9.30am - 1pm and 2 - 4pm
Please drop any staff member an email if you want to set up an in-person appointment with them and don’t forget zoom, phone and email options continue to be available to answer your queries.
Ms. Aoife Doherty
Director, School Office
As the School Office Director, I am responsible for the operation of administrative and governance functions across the suite of undergraduate business programmes. I am located in Q125 in the Quinn School and my door is always open to students and staff!
Mr. Colin Tannam
Programme Manager, BComm International and BSc Business
Managing the day-to-day operations of the BComm (International) and BSc Business degrees, I am the first point of contact for all students on these programmes. I work closely with our International Affairs Officer, the UCD Institute for Chinese Studies and the School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics (SLCL).
Mr. Niall Hayes
Programme Manager, BComm
I manage the day to day operations of the BComm Programme and am your first point of contact for any queries in relation to the programme. I am here to provide you with help, advice and support during your time on the BComm degree so don’t hesitate to call into the School Office, or to contact me by email or phone.
Ms. Margaret Maher
Programme Manager, Economics and Finance and BBL
I am the Programme Manager for these degrees and I will be your first point of contact for any programme related queries during your time in UCD. I will be able to offer you further advice and assistance in relation to your programme or direct you to the most appropriate person if you require further assistance.
Ms. Maria Rubio
As the Programme Administrator, I am here to assist the wider School Office team with a variety of logistical and administrative tasks. If you have any queries, feel free to contact me and I will point you in the right direction. I look forward to welcoming you to Quinn!
Ms. Orlaith McGourty
Programme Manager, Study Abroad students
I manage the School’s Study Abroad programme for international Students. I help students with all aspects of their Study Abroad programme, from admissions to accommodation and orientation, and provide on-going in-semester support. I also manage the relationship between the School and our North American partners.
Ms. Esther Sanz
International Affairs Manager
My role involves managing the School’s Student Exchange Partnerships with a wide range of Universities worldwide. I work with Programme Managers and Programme Academic Directors to develop and manage exchange opportunities for our students to study abroad as part of their Degree. As part of my role, I also look after the students from our Partner Universities who come to study in UCD. I am always happy to help students with all aspects of their study abroad experience.
Ms. Emily Cassidy
International Student Coordinator
I provide support, information and advice to international students throughout their studies here in the Lochlann Quinn School of Business. In particular, I work closely with new students to ease their transition to life in Ireland and UCD.
Ms. Claire Kingston
I am responsible for the management and promotion of the School’s internship programmes. This includes identifying and securing internship opportunities for both our undergraduate students and study abroad students, liaising with employers and academics and monitoring student progression while on internship. I am always happy to provide students with information and advice on our internship programmes.
Ms. Meeta Dutt
Placement and Mentoring Manager
My role relates to projects involving and enabling employer engagement in order to ehance the student experience. I am involved in managing the bespoke Quinn Business Mentoring Programme for all Stage 2 undergraduates students. I am also responsible for providing internship opportunities for the Summer Internship Programme.
Ms. Jacqueline Levine
I am the Student Adviser for Undergraduate Business students. I offer students time and space to explore issues of concern to them. I can assist students in finding pathways to deal with personal, social and emotional issues, and can advise of and support students through the appropriate UCD policies, procedures and services for their circumstances. I also works closely with academic and administrative staff to help students make the most of their UCD experience.
Ms. Jessica Tuohy
Systems, Information and Analytics Manager
I am responsible for Timetabling, Registration and Capacity Management to Undergraduate Business modules. I also analyse registration data to assist with planning and the changing needs of our dynamic Programmes.