Prof. John O’Halloran

Deputy President of University College Cork

Professor John O’Halloran is the Deputy President and Registrar at UCC. Prior to taking up this role in February 2018, John served as Vice-President for Teaching & Learning for almost four years. John is a founding member and current Director of UCC’s Quercus Talented Students’Programme. He is the Chair of the Green Campus Forum at UCC which has received many awards in recognition of its efforts to promote the Green Agenda at UCC, including the first green flag ever awarded to a university. He was a finalist in the Green Gown Leadership Awards (UK & Ireland) in 2017 for his leadership of sustainability objectives at UCC. John is a zoologist and was awarded a PhD for his research in 1987 and a DSc for his published works in 2009 by the National University of Ireland.