Head of Sligo College

Dr Brendan McCormack was the President of IT Sligo from September 2016 until March 2022. He is now Head of College of ATU Sligo Campus.

He brings a vast array of experience from both the private and public sectors in the fields of engineering, design and research to the role. He holds a PhD in Medical Device Design, and has worked in the Higher Education sector for the past 28 years.

He has been a staff member of IT Sligo since 1998 and has held key senior roles during that time, including:

  • Head of School of Engineering (2001-2006)
  • Head of Academic Affairs (Registrar, 2006-2014).

More recently, he has been Project Manager of the Connacht-Ulster Alliance, a strategic partnership involving IT Sligo, Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology and Letterkenny IT, designated as Atlantic Technological University on April 1st 2022. 

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