School Vision Statement

The School’s Vision Statement is: Our students and staff are a community of learners who strive for self-improvement. We will focus on developing technical competency, relevant professional development, the application of new and existing knowledge and achieving a global perspective to meet industry and professional needs with equality of access for all.

Mission statement

The School’s Mission Statement is: We provide opportunity and we educate graduates to be globally engaged, technically competent and professionally oriented underpinned by theoretical knowledge and transferrable skills for the Food, Pharmaceutical, Environmental Health and related industries. The School achieves this through the application of new and existing knowledge in an integrated, multidisciplinary portfolio of full-time and part-time education, research and training from levels 6 to 10 on the Irish National Framework of Qualifications.


James Curtin, PhD
Head of School
Tel:         +353-1-402-4408
e-mail:     james.curtin@dit.ie
Christine O’ Connor, PhD
Assistant Head of School
T : (+353-1) 402 4455 (O)
E: christine.oconnor@dit.ie