Adjunct Professorships

Posted in Governance and administration on November 8th, 2018 by steve

IrelandClare Daly (Dublin Fingal, Independent): To ask the Minister for Education and Skills if persons who hold adjunct professorships but not full professorships are entitled to use the appellation professor …” (more)

[Dáil written answers, 6 November]

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Dobbo takes first lecture at UL

Posted in Teaching on February 12th, 2015 by steve

Ireland“RTÉ Six One News anchor Bryan Dobson yesterday gave his inaugural lecture as Adjunct Professor of Public Service Broadcast Journalism at the University of Limerick …” (more)

[Tomás Heneghan, Campus.ie, 12 February]

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Professor Dobbo: RTE news anchor gets three-year top job at University of Limerick

Posted in Teaching on June 25th, 2014 by steve

“RTÉ News anchor Bryan Dobson is off to college. Mr Dobson (53) has been appointed as Adjunct Professor of Public Service Broadcast Journalism at the University of Limerick (UL). He will take up his appointment on September 1 for a three-year period …” (more)

[Independent, 25 June]

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An Irishman’s Diary

Posted in Governance and administration on November 25th, 2011 by steve

“I heard an academic introduced on radio recently as ‘a junked professor’, and at first it seemed a bit harsh. Surely they could have allowed the poor man to retire with dignity, I thought. Whatever faults he had, he should have been eased out with an honorary title, for example ‘professor emeritus’ …” (more)

[Frank McNally, Irish Times, 25 November]

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