University Committees

University Committees

In order to ensure that your views are heard by the University, Student Council elect a number of Student Representatives to become members of important University Committees.

University Senate

University Senate is the governing body of the University.

Robert Murtagh and Sean Fearon (Students’ Union President) have been elected as Student Representatives.

Find out more about University Senate here.

Academic Council

Academic Council is the governing body of the University.

Andy McWilliams and three elected Student Officers have been elected as Student Representatives.

Find out more about Academic Council here.

Academic Board

Academic Board is the University wide Staff Student Consultative Committee.

It consists of: 

  • 22 School Representatives
  • 3 elected Student Officers
  • 2 Representatives from Clubs
  • 2 Representatives from Societies
  • 4 Student Representatives - Rioghnach Kavanagh and 3 vacant positions

Find out more about Academic Board here.

Postgraduate Forum

Postgraduate Forum is the University wide Consultative Committee.

Chris Leneghan has been elected as Student Representative.