UL statement on the untimely death of Queen’s University Vice-Chancellor

Tuesday, 6th June 2017 Tags: University of Limerick, Dr Desmond Fitzgerald, Queen's University Belfast,

The President of UL, Dr Des Fitzgerald, has led the University of Limerick’s expression of sympathy with Queen University Belfast on the untimely death of its Vice-Chancellor Professor Paddy Johnston.

‘I was very saddened to hear of the untimely death of Professor Johnston. His death is a terrible loss to both education and research in Ireland, most particularly in the area of cancer research. I wish to express my deepest sympathies and condolences to Professor Johnston’s family and also to his QUB colleagues.”