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Orlaith Tunney

Careers Consultant

Tel: +353 1 8963764

Orlaith supports students in all courses in AHSS Multi-Faculty Multi-School (CompSc & Business, CSLL, Political Sc & Geography, All TSM) and all students in the Schools of |Creative Arts | English | Languages, Literatures & Cultural Sciences | Religions, Theology & Ecumenics.


Orlaith works with Jackie Pryor on the content management system and website and with other Careers Consultants on the GradLink Mentoring Programme. Orlaith is an active member with the Association of HE Careers Services (AHECS). She was a former director of AHECS and actively contributed to many working groups and committees over the years. Currently she actively contributes to the Postgraduate Research Student Working Group and manages AHECS as a partner in a two year Erasmus+ funded project Crafting Employability Strategies for HE Students of Languages in Europe. Orlaith has an MA in Career Education, Information and Guidance in Higher Education from the University of Warwick, a HDip Third Level Teaching & Learning from DIT, a HDip in Guidance and Counselling and a BSc in Food Science & Technology both from UCC. She is also certified to administer the MBTI assessment tool. Before coming to Trinity, she worked as a Food Technologist & Sales Executive in mainland Europe.