Research - Office Functions
As Vice-President for Research, Professor Dermot Diamond is responsible for formulating, communicating and implementing research policy on behalf of the university.
The Office of the Vice-President for Research:
- Represents research interests in decision-making on appropriate external bodies.
- Develops quality care procedures for the University's research effort.
- Establishes, implements and evaluates research promotion initiatives.
- Develops the physical and organisational research infrastructure at DCU.
The Office of the Vice-President for Research works closely with two groups established to prepare research policy decisions and to represent researchers' interests in decision-making.