Independent Colleges unveils new president
INDEPENDENT Colleges has appointed Professor John Kelly as president and chair of its academic board. He is Professor Emeritus at University College Dublin and a former dean, registrar and deputy president of UCD.
Prof Kelly is founder-president of the Irish Fulbright Alumni Association, executive director at Ireland Canada University Foundation and chair of the Friends of Bethlehem University.
College chief executive Garret Doyle said: "This appointment reflects our commitment to premier academic development and we are honoured to have John's important input."
Independent Colleges caters for more than 5,000 students. Its objective is to deliver educational programmes of the highest standards in business, law, psychotherapy, journalism and accountancy.