Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Incoming SETU President, Professor Veronica Campbell.

INCOMING President of the South East Technological University (SETU), Professor Veronica Campbell, will be guest speaker at the Waterford Chamber President’s Lunch at Tramore’s Majestic Hotel this Friday, June 24.

Prof Campbell, who currently serves on the board of the Oxford University-based Atlantic Institute, holds a degree in Pharmacology from the University of Edinburgh and a PhD in Neuropharmacology from the University of London.

A former President of the Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland (Biomedical Sciences Division), Prof Campbell served as both Dean of Graduate Studies and Bursar & Director of Strategic Innovation at Trinity College Dublin (TCD). Between 2015 and last year, Prof Campbell oversaw the commencement of a €300m capital project portfolio at Trinity.

Having previously worked in TCD’s Department of Physiology within the School of Medicine, Prof Campbell has also developed a significant research record in cell biology, pharmacology and tissue engineering. She was designated for the SETU Presidency by Higher Education Minister Simon Harris (FG) on April 27 last.

Tickets for Friday’s lunch (12:30pm-2:30pm), priced €75 per person, can still be booked via waterfordchamber.ie.

 

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