President Deeks interview — Student activities

— Profile

— International relations

— Funding education

“It was a running start,” says Deeks of his first few weeks as UCD President. “Over the first three weeks, working with the Registrar [Mark Rogers] I did a review of the University Management Team and as a result we proposed a much simpler structure that we are in the process of implementing. That includes a student experience group that reports directly into the University Management Team.” Continue reading

President Deeks interview — Funding education

— Profile

— Student activities

— International relations

The allocation of funding towards respective faculties is an apparent issue that a lot of students, and staff alike, have reservations about. It is perceived that the scientific research in UCD gets preferential treatment when it comes to the distribution of funding because this is the best avenue through which to boost the University’s reputation. Continue reading