Update for week of 20 February 2017

Appointment of new Directors announced

In an email to all staff last week the President of DIT announced the appointment of two Directors to join the SLT:

-          Dr. Katrina Lawlor has been appointed as Director and Dean, College of Business.  Katrina is an outstanding educator and researcher who has given distinguished service to the Institute in a number of academic roles.  Most recently she has led the development of graduate business education in the Graduate Business School.

-          Denis Murphy, who joins us from the Institute of Technology Blanchardstown, has been appointed to the new role of Director of Corporate Services.  In addition to his recent role in ITB, Denis has held a number of senior roles in industry and in higher education, including as Acting Director of Dundalk Institute of Technology.

Welcoming them to the SLT, Professor Norton said that Katrina and Denis will take up their new roles on 1 March 2017.