Department of Accounting & Finance

The Department of Accounting and Finance is one of four constituent Departments in the Kemmy Business School at the University of Limerick. The Department has responsibility for the disciplines of accounting, finance, risk management and insurance, taxation and corporate social responsibility.

Faculty in the Department of Accounting and Finance have a variety of professional and academic qualifications, experience working in practice and in industry.  This strongly underpins the achievement of excellence and relevance in the teaching of the core disciplines, providing students with knowledge and skills that will guarantee that they are at the cutting edge of a rapidly changing business world, now and into the future. 

The department has close links with industry, the professional bodies in accounting, tax and insurance, and the public sector. Graduates may avail of exemptions in the areas of Accounting, Financial Services, Sustainability and Climate Risk, and Risk Management and Insurance.

The Department of Accounting and Finance is responsible for the delivery of many undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.  Our modules are also core elements on many other, non-Business programmes throughout the University of Limerick.

The Department offers supervision up to doctorate level in its research areas.

Please explore the links above or contact us if you need further information.

Dr Barry Sheehan (Head of Department)

Tel:  +353-61-202134
Fax:  +353-61-213188

Department Coordinator

Anne Marie Hayes 

Tel:  +353-61-202181
Fax: +353-61-213188


Third floor, room KB3-22, in the KBS Building

Learning Technologist

Erin King

Tel:  +353 61 234714

Academic Staff