The UL MBA Experience

  • Sector: Retail

    Michelle Gallagher

    European Marketing Manager, Maidenform

    Michelle balanced family and work, bolstered her management knowledge and capability, re-shaped her decision making and increased her confidence.

  • Sector: Education

    Jennifer Moroney Ward

    CEO, The Learning Hub

    Jennifer explains how those from the community and voluntary sector benefit from a UL MBA.

  • Sector: Healthcare

    Danny Rock

    Director of Global Sourcing, Stryker

    While on the MBA programme balanced international travel, built a new network, advanced his leadership skills and received a promotion.

  • Sector: Public Sector

    Katie Clair

    Senior Officer, Revenue

    Katie explains the value of the UL MBA experience for those working in the public sector.

  • Sector: Technology

    David Olden

    Operations Manager, Radius Technologies

    David felt reinvigorated by the UL MBA programme, and fired up to take on new challenges.

  • Sector: Aviation

    Michael Barcoe

    Pilot Officer (Captain), Irish Air Corps

    Michael takes an MBA to help move into management and chooses UL for its aviation stream.

  • Sector: Healthcare

    Barry O’Sullivan

    Clinical Pharmacist, Mater Private Hospital

    Barry joined the UL MBA programme to help speed his journey into management.

  • Sector: Aviation

    John Butler

    Pilot Officer (Captain), Irish Air Corps

    For John a highlight of the UL MBA programme was the international trip to California. He also found the 3-day block format a good fit for his busy home and work life.

  • Sector: Technology

    Haidee McMahon

    Marketing Manager, Intel

    How the UL MBA unique 3-day block format helped Haidee successfully juggle work, family and study.

  • Sector: SME

    Marie Clifford

    Managing Director, ATC

    Marie joins UL’s MBA programme to help shape the strategy for her enterprise and push for growth.

Student Stats

Our students come from hugely diverse career backgrounds*,
delivering a unique MBA experience.


Strong Calibre of Professionals

Learn within a group of high calibre peers. An MBA programme is a shared learning experience. To create such a dynamic you need a group of students with a variety of experiences, perspectives and ideas. At UL we are fortunate to attract a strong and varied cross section of high calibre people to our MBA programme from both indigenous and international businesses and organisations.

Employers of Past and Present Students

At UL we attract a strong and varied cross section of high calibre people from both indigenous and international businesses and organisations to our MBA programme. Below are just some of the organisations for whom our past and present students work.

Lecturers

  • MBA Programme Director - Dr. Michele O'Dwyer. Associate Dean.

    If you have any specific queries on any element of the UL MBA programme, please get in touch with me directly using my contact details below.

    E: Michele.ODwyer@ul.ie
    T: +353 61 213161

Full List of Lecturers

  • Dr Philip O'Regan

    Financial Reporting

  • Professor Michael Wallace

    Data Analysis

  • Donal Palcic

    Macroeconomics and the Global Economy

  • Dr Siobhan Tiernan

    Air Transport Characteristics

  • Dr Con Sheahan

    Operations Management

  • Professor Michael Morley

    Managing in the International Context

  • Dr Sheila Killian

    Corporate Finance

  • Professor Bernadette Andresseo

    Globalisation and International Economic Issues

  • Professor John Fahy

    Market Orientation and Customer Focus

  • Professor John Mc Mahon

    Airline Finance and Aircraft Leasing

  • Sinead Eaton

    Commercial and Corporate Law

  • Mr Jim Donoghue

    Corporate Strategic Analysis and Implementing Strategy

  • Dr Fergal Mc Grath

    Information and Knowledge Management

  • Prof Lisa O’Malley

    Relationship Marketing

  • Dr Sarah Mac Curtain

    Strategic HRM

  • Dr Michele O'Dwyer

    Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Management

  • Dr Michelle Hammond

    Strategic Leadership

  • Dr Catriona Burke

    The Strategic Management of Projects, Science and Principles

The above teaching faculty are supplemented by a range of MBA subject experts from both industry and other academic institutions.