Press Contacts

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The Marketing and Communications Office provides a link between the media and the wealth of information and expertise at NUI Galway.

The Marketing and Communications Office

Address: National University of Ireland, Galway, University Road, Galway, Ireland
T 353 (0)91 493361
Opening hours: 9am to 5pm Monday through Friday.

For all media queries contact: 

Press and Information Officer - VACANT  


Gwen O'Sullivan

Press and Information Executive
T 353 (0)91 495695

Sheila Gorham

Administration Assistant
T 353 (0)91 493543

Neasa Ní Shé

Information Assistant
T 353 (0)91 493361

For all Marketing queries contact:

Lorna Farren

Director of Marketing and Communications

T 353 (0)91 493361

Bríd Seoige

Senior Marketing and Brand Officer
T 353 (0) 91 494144

Zara Sheerin - on leave

Online Marketing Officer 
T 353 (0)91 494124

Yvonne Keane

Marketing Assistant

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NUI Galway Has Over:

  • 18,000 students
  • 3,000 international students from 115 countries
  • 2,500 staff members
  • 120 links with universities across the globe
  • 90,000 alumni in 107 countries
  • 170 years experience providing university education

NUI Galway Is:

  • Ireland's top University for graduate employability with 96% of our graduates employed or in further study within six months of graduating
  • The largest and oldest university in the west of Ireland

NUI Galway is world leading for research in:

  • Biomedical Science and Engineering
  • Web Science
  • Human Rights
  • Marine Science, Energy and Environmental Science
  • Applied Social Sciences and Public Policy
    Humanities, in particular literature, Theatre and Irish Studies