Our Faculty are experts in their fields and regularly contribute to topical discussions in the Irish and International media. Our Expert Media Commentators span a wide range of specialisations including Accounting and Finance, Marketing and Branding, Employment Relations, Management, Technology, Innovation and Corporate Governance.
Goldilocks' three bears could teach us to fight off approaching Tigers
In this Independent.ie article, Professor Niamh Brennan expresses concern that we could slip back into CEO hubris
Project Alliances - the way to effective major projects?
Project Alliances can provide significant performance benefits and has been found to be the most efficient and effective way to manage large and complex projects under uncertain conditions.
Increase in consumer spending in Ireland - but still in the shadow of Brexit
The latest Consumer Market Monitor (CMM), published by the Marketing Institute of Ireland and the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, showed that spending in the consumer economy performed reasonably well in Q1 2017, up by 2.5%.
Don't scapegoat ODCE for collapse of FitzPatrick trial
The collapse of the Seán FitzPatrick trial was a bad day for the Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement (ODCE). UCD Professor Niamh Brennan discusses the case in the Irish Times.
The European Research Council (ERC) Consolidator Grant Award
Congratulations to Professor Roland Erne, of our HRM and Employment Relations Group, on being awarded a European Research Council Consolidator Grant
Samsung, Shame, and Corporate Atonement
For the past several months, South Korea has been roiled by accusations of corruption in its government and major businesses. Rosa Chun, professor of business ethics and corporate social responsibility at UCD Smurfit School writes about corporate redemption, guilt and shame culture.
MSc Project Management students charity success
13 study teams across the UCD Smurfit School MSc in Project Management were assigned a project - choose a charity, engage with them, raise funds and/or awareness, use AGILE techniques to run the project, and document the process.
Any task imaginable will benefit from good project management
A project can be a new product, service, or efficiency gain, says MSc programme director Dr Virpi Turkulainen. Read more in this Irish Times interview.
UCD Smurfit School welcomes Norman C.T. Liu as Adjunct Professor
UCD Smurfit School welcomes Norman C.T. Liu as Adjunct Professor joining the faculty to deliver Europe’s first Masters in Aviation Finance.