Erasmus Academic Coordinators

List of Academic Coordinators for Learning Agreement signatures, queries related to courses and other academic matters
Many University staff are hybrid working and the best way to reach them is by e-mail.

If your field of study at University of Galway is … and you’re coming from … then you should contact:
Archaeology Prague, Glasgow Dr Kieran O’Conor, Archaeology
Ext. 3820 ♦ Room ARC213, Arts/Science Building
Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology BOKU, Grenoble, HAW, Helsinki, Jyvaskyla, Leiden, Lleida, UBS, UPV, Rennes 1, Wageningen Dr Andrew Flaus, Biotechnology
Ext. 5482 ♦ BMS-G014, Biomedical Sciences Building
Biology (Marine Science) Oviedo Prof. Mark Johnson, Ryan Institute
Ext. 5864 ♦ Room 202, Ryan Institute Annex
e- mail:
Biology Torino Professor Mary Murphy
Ext. 5206 ♦ Biomedical Sciences Building (South Wing, 1st Flr)
Agriculture, Plant Science, Climate Change & Food Security Milan Professor Charles Spillane, Agriculture, Plant Science, Climate Change & Food Security
♦ Room 2006, Áras de Brún
Business Studies Various Ms Raphael McLoughlin, Cairnes Business School
Ext. 3620 ♦ Room 355, Cairnes Building (works Tuesday, Thursday & Friday mornings only)
Celtic Studies / Gaeilge Bretagne Occidentale, Bonn, Helsinki, Rennes II, Uppsala, Glasgow An tOll. Tadhg Ó hIfearnáin, Roinn na Gaeilge
Ext. 2560 ♦ Room 119, Áras na Gaeilge
Children’s Studies Bologna Dr Kate Harvey, Children’s Studies
Ext. 4453 ♦ EDU-1009, School of Education, Nun’s Island
Classics Any university Dr Grace Attwood, Classics
Ext. 5746 ♦ Room 507, Tower 2, Arts/Science Building.
Drama, Theatre & Performance Malta, Oviedo, Tours Prof. Patrick Lonergan, Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance
Ext. 4426 ♦ Room G014, O’Donoghue Centre
e- mail
Engineering (Civil) Wroclaw Dr Stephen Nash, Civil Engineering
ext. 3738 ♦ Room N118, Engineering Building
e- mail
Engineering (Biomedical) Politecnico di Milano Wroclaw Dr Eoin McEvoy, Biomedical Engineering
Room 2023, Alice Perry Engineering Building
English Malta, Utrecht, Uppsala only (students from France, Germany, Belgium, Italy, Spain: see Languages/Literature below.) Ms Irene O’Malley (Administrative Queries)
Ext.2567 ♦ Room 511, Tower 1, Arts/Science
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Ms Kirry O’Brien (Academic Queries)
Ext. 3847 ♦ Room 101, Riverside Terrapin, Distillery
Film Studies CEU Cardenal Herrera, Edge Hill, Kent, FH Kiel, Utrecht, Southampton, Sussex Dr Tony Tracy, Huston School of Film & Digital Media
Ext. 3839 ♦ Room 337, IT Building
Geography any university Professor Ulf Strohmayer, Geography
Ext. 2373 ♦ Room 112, Arts/Science Building.
History Glasgow (Strathclyde), Groningen, Leiden, Mainz, Strasbourg, Vienna Dr Kimberly LoPrete, History
Ext. 3547 ♦ Room 407, Arts/Science Building, Tower 1.
Information Technology Karlstad, La Rochelle, Warsaw Dr Enda Howley, Computer Science
Ext. 4335 ♦ Room 412, I.T. Building (top floor)
e- mail
Irish Studies Charles University Prague Dr Louis de Paor, Centre for Irish Studies
Ext. 3660 ♦ Room 202, Martha Fox House, Distillery Road
Irish Studies La Coruña, KU Leuven, Lille Dr Méabh Ní Fhuartháin, Centre for Irish Studies
Ext. 2872 ♦ Room 206, Martha Fox House, Distillery Road
Journalism Bologna, Ghent, CEU Cardenal Herrera, Stockholm An Dr Uinsionn Mac Dubhghaill, Discipline of Journalism
Tel. +353 (0)86 023 1668 ♦ Room 208, Block T, Distillery Rd
Languages/ Literature UL Bruxelles, UC Louvain, U Liège
Aix-Marseille, Angers, Avignon, Besançon, Bretagne Occidentale, Bretagne-Sud, Clermont-Ferrand, La Rochelle, Nice, Poitiers, Rennes, Toulouse, Toulon
Ms Emer O’Flynn, French
Ext. 2397 ♦ Room 2013, Arts Millennium Building
e- mail
Languages/ Literature Augsburg, Bamberg, Berlin (Freie Universität), Bochum, Dresden, Frankfurt, Freiburg, Karlsruhe, Kassel, Leipzig, Mainz, Würzburg, Klagenfurt Professor Hans-Walter Schmidt-Hannisa
German Ext. 2239 ♦ Room 2007, Arts Millennium Building
Languages/ Literature Bologna, Genova, UCSC (Milano),Torino, Trento, Udine, Urbino, Verona Dr. Francesca Nicora
Ext. 2396 ♦ e-mail 
(From September to December 2023)

Dr Lindsay Myers, Italian
Ext. 2396 ♦ Room 2015, Arts Millennium Building
Languages/ Literature Alcalá de Henares, Cádiz, Deusto (Bilbao), Extremadura, Granada, La Rioja, León, Málaga, Murcia, Salamanca, Oviedo, Valencia, Valladolid, Zaragoza Dr Lorraine Kelly, Spanish
Ext. 5927 ♦ Room AMB-2009, Arts Millennium Building
e- mail
Law any European university Dr Edel Hughes
School of Law Ext. 2394 ♦ Cairnes Building
e- mail:
Mathematics Malta (or other) Dr Emil Sköldberg, Maths
Ext. 3175 ♦ Room ADB-1012, Áras de Brún
e- mail
Medicine Berlin, Bochum, Grenoble, Lausanne, Montpellier, Uppsala Ms Deirdre Sheridan, International Manager
Ext. 3228 ♦ Room 223, Clinical Science Institute
Music Bologna, Toulouse, Oviedo Dr Aidan Thomson (c/o Emma Brinton, Rm 309, Tower 1) Ext. 3675
Nursing Studies Barcelona Dr Bernard McCarthy, School of Nursing
Ext. 3817
Philosophy any other university Dr Tsarina Doyle, Philosophy
Ext. 5473 ♦ Morrisroe House, Distillery Road
e- mail
Political Science & Sociology Abo, Helsinki, Heidelberg, Leiden, Leuven Dr Vesna Malesevic, School of Political Science & Sociology
Ext. 5014 ♦ Room 324, Áras Moyola (north campus)
e- mail
Psychology Maastricht, Munich, Padova, Salzburg Dr Mark Elliott, School of Psychology
Ext. 5345 ♦ Room 1031, Arts Millennium Building
(on leave until 28/09/2022, until then, please contact:
Dr Denis O’Hora (
Psychology various Dr Aoife McTiernan , School of Psychology
Ext. 4448 ♦  Room 2058, Arts Millennium Building

To access a University of Galway internal extension from outside the university, simply place the digits 49 before the extension number, i.e. calling from abroad, a University of Galway number would take the form +353 91 49xxxx.

Please note that at the time of publication many University staff hybrid working, and the best way to contact them is by e-mail.