DCU Governing Authority

Mary Shine Thompson

Mary Shine Thompson PhD is a former Dean of Research and Humanities at St Patrick’s College Drumcondra, and a former member of DCU executive. She has recently retired from her position as chair of Educating the Arts Ireland (ETAI), a company limited by guarantee. She is currently a member of the Council of Trustees of the DCU Education Trust. She qualified as a barrister and was called to the bar in 2016.