UCD’s gender imbalance problem

Posted in Governance and administration on November 1st, 2018 by steve

Ireland“Despite the fact that more women complete undergraduate and postgraduate degrees than men, and 51% of lecturers in higher education are women, the gender imbalance in higher education leadership is particularly prevalent. According to reports by the Higher Education Authority, women are grossly underrepresented in senior academic positions at third level institutions …” (more)

[Jade Wilson, University Observer, 1 November]

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New school of law at UCD reflects shift in legal teaching

Posted in Teaching on February 3rd, 2014 by steve

“UCD’s school of law has come a long way since the first students graduated in 1911. For one thing, the School has stopped publishing the exam results of students alongside their names in The Irish Times, a practice that went on for decades …” (more)

[Pamela Newenham, Irish Times, 3 February]

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Government reverse decision on Sutherland School of Law cuts

Posted in Governance and administration on September 19th, 2012 by steve

“The UCD Sutherland School of Law, which is currently under construction, was saved from a cut in Government financing …” (more)

[Yvanne Kennedy, University Observer, 19 September]

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