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Grace Mulcahy

Full Professor Of Vet Micro Parasitology, Dean Of Veterinary Medicine
School of Veterinary Medicine
01 716 6180
University College Dublin, School of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Science Centre Belfield Dublin 4

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BIO

Grace is Full Professor of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, and spent almost 10 years (Jan 2007- Sept 2016) as Dean of Veterinary Medicine at UCD and from Sept 2011-Sept 2016 Head of the newly-formed UCD School of Veterinary Medicine. She served two terms as a member of the Veterinary Council of Ireland, and was for two years a member of the American Association of Veterinary Medical Colleges Board of Directors, as well as six years as a Board Member of the Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute, Northern Ireland. She has an active research group focussing on helminth immunobiology, vaccines for veterinary parasites, and One Health. She is a Member of the Royal Irish Academy.

UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN APPOINTMENTS

  • Dean of Veterinary Medicine
    University College Dublin, Ireland1 Jan 2007 - 31 Aug 2016
  • Head, School of Veterinary Medicine
    University College Dublin, Ireland1 Sep 2011 - 31 Aug 2016

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • College Lecturer
    University College Dublin, Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology1 Oct 1991 - 1 Sep 1996
  • Satutory Lecturer
    University College Dublin30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999
  • Associate Dean for Research
    University College Dublin, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999
  • Research Assistant/PhD Student, Dept. of Large Animal Clinical Studies, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
    University College Dublin30 Dec 1999
  • Veterinary Research Officer, Division of Immunology
    Institute for Animal Health, Pirbright Laboratory30 Dec 1999
  • Professor of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology
    University College Dublin30 Dec 1999
  • Unit Leader, Pathobiology, School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine
    University College Dublin30 Dec 1999
  • External Examiner in Veterinary Parasitology, Royal Veterinary College, 2003-present
    University of London30 Dec 1999

NON-ACADEMIC POSITIONS

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    Veterinary Practice, Wales and Ireland30 Dec 1999

DEGREES

  • MRCVS
    Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons UK
  • MVB
    University College Dublin
  • PhD
    University College Dublin