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Human Resources

Human Resources

Find below our HR Department Representatives, available to assist with your HR queries. 

HR Reception

NameRoleEmail AddressContact Number
Niamh KestellHR Receptionniamh.kestell@dcu.ie /askhr@dcu.ie+353 1 700 5149


Director of HR

NameRoleEmail AddressContact Number
Marian BurnsDirectormarian.burns@dcu.ie+353 1 700 8398
Anna O'DonoghueExecutive Assistantanna.odonoghue@dcu.ie+353 1 700 7534


Deputy Directors of HR

NameRoleEmail AddressContact Number
Gareth YoreDeputy Director of Operations & Employee Relationsgareth.yore@dcu.ie+353 1 700 6349
Aeveen KiernanDeputy Director of HR Projects, Systems & Processesaeveen.kiernan@dcu.ie+353 1 700 6822


HR Managers

NameRoleEmail AddressContact Number
Catriona CoffeyHR Operations Managercatriona.coffey@dcu.ie+353 1 700 8346
Emer Mc MahonHR Manager - Strategic Projectsemer.mcmahon@dcu.ie+353 1 700 5535
Joe MaxwellHR Manager - Systems & FOIjoe.maxwell@dcu.ie+353 1 700 7070
Martin LeavyHead of Learning & Developmentmartin.leavy@dcu.ie+353 1 700 5147
Norma WilkinsonHR Manager - Operations & Data Reportingnorma.wilkinson@dcu.ie+353 1 700 8394
Tiernan DohertyEmployee Relations Managertiernan.doherty@dcu.ie+353 1 700 7591


HR Operations

NameRoleEmail AddressContact Number
Anne HennessyHR Business Partneranne.hennessy@dcu.ie+353 1 700 5934
Fionnuala QuinnHR Business Partnerfionnuala.quinn@dcu.ie+353 1 700 5150
Fiona KellyHR Business Partnerfiona.kelly@dcu.ie+353 1 700 6161
Gemma BoyneER/IR Officergemma.boyne@dcu.ie+353 1 700 5277
Jessica CosgroveHR Generalistjessica.cosgrove@dcu.ie+353 1 700 8019
Lauren EllisHR Assistantlauren.ellis@dcu.ie+353 1 700 8839
Madeleine WoodsHR Business Partnermadeleine.woods@dcu.ie+353 1 700 6161
Mary JenningsHR Business Partner Team Leadmary.jennings@dcu.ie+353 1 700 6922
Michael McGauranHR Business Partnermichael.mcgauran@dcu.ie+353 1 700 6767
Sinead HowleyHR Business Partnersinead.howley@dcu.ie+353 1 700 7386
Yvette Simpson-BlakeHR Business Partner yvette.simpsonblake@dcu.ie+353 1 700 7991


Learning & Development 

NameRoleEmail AddressContact Number
Ann-Marie RocheLearning & Developmentann-marie.roche@dcu.ie+353 1 700 6438
Donna KavanaghLearning & Development Assistantdonna.kavanagh@dcu.ie+353 1 700 5904
Fiona CarvillLearning and Development Officerfiona.carvill@dcu.ie+353 1 700 6160
Helena McCanneyLearning & Development Officerhelena.mccanney@dcu.ie+353 1 700 7470
Kathryn McCarthyLearning & Development Officerkathryn.mccarthy@dcu.ie+353 1 700 7377
Susan HawkinsLearning & Development Officersusan.hawkins@dcu.ie+353 1 700 6985


HR General Office

NameRoleEmail AddressContact Number
Amanda JordanHR General Office Supervisoramanda.jordan@dcu.ie+353 1 700 6982
Ellen FoleyHR Assistantellen.foley@dcu.ie+353 1 700 6929
Fatima AliHR Assistantfatima.ali@dcu.ie+353 1 700 6739
Janaina Maira Gomes OliveiraHR Assistantjanainamaira.gomesoliveira@dcu.ie+353 1 700 8688
Sarah CareyHR Assistantsarah.carey@dcu.ie+353 1 700 8252
Shirley MooreHR Assistantshirley.moore@dcu.ie+353 1 700 5149

Pensions Team

NameRoleEmail AddressContact Number
Elaine McGuirk

Pensions Administration Assistant

elaine.mcguirk@dcu.ie+353 1 700 7399
Heather Anderson

HR Assistant

heather.anderson@dcu.ie+353 1 700 8596
Jennifer ButlerSenior Pensions Officerjennifer.butler@dcu.ie+353 1 700 6348
Patricia O'SullivanPensions Administration Officerpatricia.osullivan@dcu.ie+353 1 700 5939
Sarah MoorePensions Administration Assistantsarah.moore@dcu.ie+353 1 700 5629

HR Officers

NameRoleEmail AddressContact Number
Aoife MinahanHR Systems & Analyticsaoife.minahan@dcu.ie+353 1 700 5831
Susan HealyHR Officer - Sick Leave Administratorsusan.healy@dcu.ie+353 1 700 8398


HR Information Systems & Data Reporting

NameRoleEmail AddressContact Number
Catherine FarrellHR Officercatherine.farrell@dcu.ie+353 1 700 6924
Paula HennessyHR Assistantpaula.hennessy@dcu.ie+353 1 700 6928
Yvonne KennedyHR Systems Assistantyvonne.kennedy@dcu.ie+353 1 700 8576