Andrew Deeks

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UCD president Prof Andrew Deeks will resign from the position in April 2022 to take up role in Perth. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

University College Dublin president, Andrew Deeks, has announced his intention to resign from the position in April 2022. Prof Deeks said following h(...)

Anti-vaccination campaigner Dolores Cahill has been removed from UCD’s online staff directory. Photograph: The Irish Times

Anti-vaccination campaigner Dolores Cahill is no longer employed by University College Dublin (UCD), according to college sources, and her details hav(...)

References to Dolores Cahill have been removed from UCD’s website and her details have been removed from the university’s online staff directory in the last 24 hours. Photograph: Artur Widak/ NurPhoto via Getty Images

Covid-19 sceptic and anti-vaccination campaigner Dolores Cahill is no longer listed on the online staff directory at University College Dublin (UCD), (...)

UCD is planning to resume large lectures for up to 150 students. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

College lecturers have expressed concern at plans by some universities to resume certain classes at full capacity without social distancing. It comes(...)

“China is at the forefront of academic research in many disciplines and the second-biggest economy in the world. The possibilities for collaboration would be exciting if the price tag were not selective blindness to human-rights abuses.” Photograph: Paul Yeung/Bloomberg

President Michael D Higgins gave a stirring address at an online conference on academic freedom this week. He suggested we are in danger of losing not(...)

UCD Prof Dolores Cahill  addresses a crowd during an anti-vaccination and anti-lockdown rally on  November 28th, 2020, in Dublin, Ireland. Photograph:  Artur Widak/NurPhoto via Getty Images

The return of Prof Dolores Cahill to Dublin in 2003 was regarded as a coup for the Irish scientific community. At the time it was reported the academ(...)

The graduate on the Beara Peninsula in Co Kerry

Martina Viscardi is originally from Dublin, but has lived on the Beara Peninsula in Co Kerry for more than 25 years. She currently lives near Zurich i(...)

 ‘Why are women still required to prove the existence of a phenomenon that we all know is endemic?’ File photograph: Getty Images

This is another article about sexual harassment. You know by now how it will go. I will share the details of my small degradations in order to convinc(...)

Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin’s harrowing account of two years of harassment by a colleague, and in particular her criticism of UCD for its lack of support, described an organisation that has yet to make the cultural adjustment required to confront the problem. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

A week of bad publicity over its handling of sexual harassment has pushed University College Dublin (UCD) into a belated reckoning. Academic Aoibhinn (...)

UCD president Prof Andrew Deeks: put under pressure at meeting of governing authority,  especially by the Lord Mayor of Dublin Hazel Chu. File photograph: Cyril Byrne

University College Dublin’s president, Prof Andrew Deeks, has faced strong criticism of the university’s handling of the Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin sex(...)

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