Risk Management at NUI Galway

Risk Management Group

The Risk Management Group was established as a Sub-Committee of the Finance Resource Committee in May 2002 to assist Údarás fulfill hOllscoile to fulfill its oversight responsibilities in relation to risk management.


  • President       
  • Registrar and Deputy-President     
  • Vice-President for Capital Projects
  • Bursar           
  • Rúnaí na hOllscoile  
  • Executive Director of Operations   
  • Vice-President for Innovation and Performance
  • External Member

 Risk Advisory Group 

The Risk Advisory Group is a working group consisting of nominees from each Risk Management Group member, and is representative of all major risk areas within the University.  This group advises the Risk Management Group.   


  • Dean of Science
  • Dean of Arts, Social Science & Celtic Studies
  • Dean of Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences
  • Dean of Business Public Policy & Law (Chair)
  • Dean of Engineering & Informatics 
  • Librarian
  • Director of Strategic Development, College of Medicine
  • Director of Academic Administration
  • Director of Information Solutions & Services
  • Director of Human Resources
  • Freedom of Information Officer
  • Director of Financial Accounting
  • Health & Safety Officer
  • Research Support Officer
  • Director of Quality
  • Acting Director of TTO
  • Director of Physical Resources