Trinity Structure

Academic1

Executive3

Provost & President

The Provost is the chief officer of the university, and the chief accounting officer under the Universities Act.

Faculty Executive Committees
  • Faculty Executive Committees
  • Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
    • Chair: Dean of Faculty
    • Heads of Schools
    • Research Fellows Rep
    • Support Staff Rep
    • Undergraduate Student Rep 

    • Postgraduate Student Rep
    • Trinity Research Institutes (TRIs)
    • In attendance:
      • Faculty Administrator
      • Faculty Finance Partner
      • Faculty HR Partner
  • Engineering, Maths and Science
    • Chair: Dean of Faculty
    • Heads of Schools
    • Research Fellows Rep
    • Support Staff Rep
    • Undergraduate Student Rep
    • Postgraduate Student Rep
    • Trinity Research Institutes (TRIs)
    • In attendance:
      • Faculty Administrator
      • Faculty Finance Partner
      • Faculty HR Partner
  • Health Sciences
    • Chair: Dean of Faculty
    • Heads of Schools
    • Research Fellows Rep
    • Support Staff Rep
    • Undergraduate Student Rep 

    • Postgraduate Student Rep
    • In Attendance
      • Faculty Administrator
      • Faculty Financial Partner
      • Faculty HR Partner
      • School Administrators of the Faculty
  • 1Academic activities in education and research are all performed in one of the three faculties each led by a Faculty Dean. There are a number of inter-disciplinary Trinity Research Institutes receiving direct support, and each reporting to a designated Faculty Dean. There are three Science Foundation Ireland centres headquartered in Trinity.
  • 2The Administration and Support functions are delivered via the Provost’s Directorate and three divisions under the leadership of the Vice-Provost/Chief Academic Officer, the Chief Operating Officer, and the Chief Financial Officer.
  • 3The Executive of Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin, is led by the Provost who chairs the Executive Officer Group (EOG), i.e. the senior management team. Management Groups are formed as required, including the Planning Group which is responsible for budgeting. Executive leadership of the Faculties is provided by the Faculty Deans.
  • 4Governance is the responsibility of Board, which is the ultimate authority. The University Council is charged with supervising academic business.

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