Meet Our Team
At Galway Business School, you'll experience a friendly and welcoming student-centred learning environment.
Our lecturers, many entrepreneurs themselves, provide learners with the opportunity to build their professional and academic qualifications through a career path that meets their interests and aspirations in their chosen career.
GBS lecturers support, mentor and guide you through the skills, knowledge and practical work experience to achieve your goals.
Eva is the Registrar of the Galway Business School. She received her undergraduate degree from GMIT, a MSc in Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management from NUIG and is currently completing a PhD through Dublin City University.
Padraig Hynes is the Academic Coordinator at Galway Business School. He completed his MSc in Strategy, Innovation and People Management at NUIG where he was awarded the Student of the Year for his research on innovation within the banking sector.
Dr Bob lecturers in Computer Science, Information Systems and Research Methods. He received a BSc in Mathematics & Computing, followed by a PhD in Mathematics, both awarded by the University of Aston in Birmingham.
Dr Bob Loughnane
Orla Colleran is Head of Teaching and Learning and a lecturer in Marketing at Galway Business School. Orla studied at NUIG where she qualified with a Bachelor of Commerce, Diploma in Marketing practice and a Master’s in Business Studies.
Seóna lectures in the area of Management and Marketing. She has 15 years lecturing experience across a broad spectrum of subjects in the further and higher education sector. She holds a MA in Adult Learning & Development awarded by NUIG.
Tony is a lecturer in Strategic Management. He has extensive experience in both the public and private sector. He holds a Masters in Engineering and Health Services Management.
Diane is an entrepreneur who founded a healthcare startup that focused on software and analytics to track and monitor high risk patients. She has a degree in Digital Technology, Development and Innovation and a level 9 in Entrepreneurship and Innovation.