Contact Us

We are delighted to welcome our students to the Social Sciences Desk where we can support you with your queries and answer any questions you have!
We are happy to support you by email phone or video call or via our Query FormWe are also offering face to face appointments so should you require one please do contact us. Please ensure that your email / query includes your student number and any relevant module codes.
Remember that our Social Sciences Desk webpage has lots of useful information e.g. if you are concerned that you failed a module, if you need information on how to apply for extenuating circumstances or leave of absence, or need information on fees and grants or further student services.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Advice and Information can be found at Coronavirus (COVID-19) Advice and Information and Covid-19 FAQs


‌  UCD Social Sciences Desk - currently closed for walk-ins but face to face appts available

  Room A102, Newman Building (find us on Google Maps)

  University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland

Office Hours

9.30am to 12.45pm |  2.15pm to 4.30pm

Contact Us:

Tel: 01 716 8292 or via our Query Form

Submit a Query at any time - we aim to respond as soon as possible (Monday-Friday) 

Your Programme Queries

We are here to assist you with queries on:

  • module and programme information, including degree-specific registration advice
  • timetable issues;
  • assessment and progression
  • changing subjects or degree programmes within UCD;
  • University and degree policies and regulations, e.g. extenuating circumstances, Leave of Absence, etc.

Contact the Student Desk for all queries relating to fees, your student account, transcripts and official documents.

Our Social Sciences Team can answer your queries

General Queries

T: 01-7168292

Fiona Nolan
Administration Team Lead
T: 01-7168643
Linda Stone
Senior Administrator
T: 01-7168293
Oisin Cluskey
Senior Administrator
T: 01-7168297
Kristina Sibblies
Senior Administrator
T: 01-7168299

Niall Lane
Senior Administrator

T: 01-7168139

Barbara Craig

T: 01-7168200

 Complex queries and continuation policy meetings 

Our Programme Management Team will answer your queries

Continuation policy meetings, readmission, degree compliance queries, etc.

T: 01-7168248         Query Form 

Student Engagement and Programme Support

Our student engagement and programme support team are here to help you get the most from your time in UCD. We have a range of supports to help you settle in and engage with your programme. Contact the team any time with questions or feedback.

Jacintha Vallely
Programme and Operations Manager
T: 01-7168290 E: 
Mairead McCann
Programme Manager
T: 01-7168248 E: 
Aoife Redmond
Programme Manager                    
T: 01-7168133 E:

Student Advisers 

Kieran Moloney
Student Adviser: Social Sciences undergraduates
T: 01-7168366 E:

Holly Dignam 
Student Adviser: Social Sciences undergraduates

T: 01-7162409 E: 
Catherine Tormey
Student Adviser: mature students
T: 01-7167542 E:

Visit the UCD Student Advisers website to learn more about this valuable support to current students. 

Studying Abroad: Exchanges and Erasmus Opportunities 

Studying in a different country for a portion of your degree is an exciting opportunity for your personal and professional development! 

Aoife Redmond
Programme Manager: Erasmus/Exchange
T: 01-7168298 E:
Exchanges and Erasmus
@ UCD Global
UCD Global Lounge E: For Europe (Erasmus): 
For outside Europe:
Global Office
Incoming Exchange Students UCD Global Office E:

Professional Development and Internships

Your professional development is encouraged and supported in Social Sciences. 

Paul Murphy
Employability and Internship Officer
T: 01-7168133 E:
Sarah Brown
Career and Skills Consultant, UCD Careers Network
T: 01-7167515 E:

Visit the UCD Careers Network website to learn more about the Career, Personal and Professional Development Services they offer to you as a Social Sciences student 

College Liaison Librarian

Our College Liaison Librarian is here to help if you need assistance with anything related to using the library.

Marta Bustillo
College Liaison Librarian
T: 01-7167533 E:

Committees and Governance 

The Social Sciences Office is responsible for the Social Sciences Programme Board and associated committees. 

Jennifer Murphy
College Director and unit manager. Contact regarding board representation, meetings and Terms of Reference of the Social Sciences Programme Board
T: 01-7168262                      E:
Danny Moran
Programme and Operations Manager 
 T: 01-7168xxx E:
Ciara Darker
Programme Manager
T: 01-7168663 E: 
Assistant Prof. Aideen Quilty
Associate Dean of Social Sciences

 Systems and Process

Kim Lacey Programme Manager T: 01-7168115 E: 


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  Google Map directions to UCD Social Sciences Office