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28 May 2024  

Chancellor welcomes appointment of new UCC President


Professor John O’Halloran

Professor John O’Halloran

Welcoming the appointment of Professor John O’Halloran as the 16th President of UCC, the Chancellor, Dr Maurice Manning said ‘Following a distinguished career as a scientist, John O’Halloran has done a magnificent job as Interim President of UCC. He has shown vision and leadership concerning the role of the university in confronting some of the greatest challenges facing mankind. During his tenure, UCC has made significant progress on a number of fronts, notably achieving global recognition for its impact in relation to achieving the UN United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. I greatly welcome his appointment and look forward to even further achievement during his period in office’.



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