In 2019, advisory groups were established by the National Forum to help inform work under each of its four key strategic priorities. Advisory group members, listed below, were selected to represent a range of institution types, geographic areas, roles, and areas of expertise. The groups have been established for the 2019 calendar year.

If you are interested in sharing your expertise/experience through membership of upcoming National Forum committees, panels or advisory groups please sign up here.

Advisory Group: Professional Development of All Those Who Teach

Alison Farrell National Forum (Chair)
Aine Galvin University College Dublin
Anthony Malone Maynooth University
Breda Kenny Cork Institute of Technology
Claire McDonnell TU Dublin (City campus)
Dara Ryder AHEAD
Fiona O Riordan Dublin City University
Helen Murphy Waterford Institute of Technology
Kathleen Horgan Mary Immaculate College
Larry McNutt TU Dublin (Blanchardstown campus)
Martina Crehan Royal College of Surgeons Ireland
Mary Fitzpatrick University of Limerick
Orla Hanratty Griffith College
Roisin Donnelly TU Dublin (City campus)
Sharon Flynn Irish Universities Association
Terry Maguire National Forum

Advisory Group: Teaching and Learning in a Digital World

Catherine Cronin National Forum (Chair)
Ronan Bree Dundalk Institute of Technology
Niamh Brennan Trinity College Dublin
Gráinne Conole Dublin City University
Karolyn McDonnell Student Representative, Institute of Technology, Carlow
Morag Munro Maynooth University
Orla Murphy University College Cork
Tony Murphy Dublin Business School
Lee O’Farrell National Forum
Kevin O’Rourke TU Dublin (City campus)
Gearóid Ó Súilleabháin Cork Institute of Technology
Angelica Risquez University of Limerick
Laura Widger Waterford Institute of Technology

Advisory Group: Teaching and Learning Enhancement Within and Across Disciplines

Eileen McEvoy National Forum (Chair)
Anne Burke Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Fiona Cranley TU Dublin (Tallaght campus)
Fiona Farr University of Limerick
Alison Farrell National Forum
Rosie Feeney TU Dublin (City campus) (student)
Mark Glynn Dublin City University
Edel Healy Dundalk Institute of Technology
Eileen Hogan University College Cork
Mark Kelly Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology
Maeve Liston Mary Immaculate College
Trevor McCarthy Shannon College
Ciarán O’Leary TU Dublin (City campus)
Elaine Sisson Institute of Art Design and Technology

Advisory Group: Student Success

Lee O’Farrell National Forum
Marese Bermingham Cork Institute of Technology
Sam Carse TU Dublin (City campus) (student)
Oisín Hassan Union of Students in Ireland
Bridget Kelly Dundalk Institute of Technology
Grace Latham Institute of Art Design and Technology (SU)
Paul Lynch Letterkenny Institute of Technology (SU)
Terry Maguire National Forum
Karolyn McDonnell Student Representative, Institute of Technology, Carlow
Caitriona McGrattan Maynooth University (student)
Andrew Myler University College Dublin
Cat O’Driscoll National Student Engagement Programme
Geraldine O’Neill University College Dublin
Jennifer Pepper Trinity College Dublin
Phillip Russell TU Dublin (Tallaght campus)
Rose Ryan Maynooth University
Gerard Turley NUI Galway