DCU Governing Authority

Governance Member Biography - Dr. Noel Murphy

Dr Noel Murphy

Dr Noel Murphy is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Electronic Engineering in DCU. He was Head of the School of Electronic Engineering from 2007-2012, and prior to that spent two years as Associate Dean for Education in the Faculty of Engineering and Computing.

He has been involved in lecturing in engineering since 1986, and has been an external examiner in Trinity College Dublin and the University of Ulster. He is currently a member of the Accreditation Board of Engineers Ireland and has participated in engineering accreditation visits to other 3rd level institutions in Ireland and Canada. He has 20 years research experience in computer vision/video coding/multimedia information retrieval, has been PI/co-PI on national and EU-funded research projects, and has supervised a number of PhD and research Masters students to completion. He has been a member of various DCU academic and management committees over the years, including Academic Council, Budget Committee, Research Committee and Teaching Committee, and is currently a member of DCU Governing Authority.

He has been involved in the development of many undergraduate and taught postgraduate programmes, including most recently the 3U Master of Engineering in Healthcare Technologies, a Major in Semiconductor Manufacturing for the DCU MEng in Electronic Systems, and the DCU BSc in Aviation Management with Pilot Studies, onto which he lectures.