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DR PAULINE CONNOLLY

BSc. MSW. PhD.
Senior Lecturer and Programme Director, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland- UAE

Biography

Prior to joining the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland as a Senior Lecturer/Programme Director, Pauline worked as a Leadership and Management Specialist in the Institute of Public Administration. Pauline lectured to undergraduate and MBA business students, while also designing and delivering management & leadership training programmes for a wide range of public sector organizations.
Pauline has expertise in Strategic planning, Strategic management, Executive coaching, Change management, Leadership development, Management development and Performance management
Pauline has wide international experience having worked in England, Australia, Northern Ireland and Ireland. She has co-edited a book on management practices and published in the area of entrepreneurship, innovation, leadership and managing in the non-profit sector. Pauline has many years national and international experience in consultancy and management roles. She has been both a consultant & a member of a senior management team in a large voluntary organization in Sydney. She has designed and implemented senior leadership and management development programmes that assist managers achieve their objectives. Pauline worked as a visiting professor on a Leadership programme in Sookmyung University in Korea and was part of a team that delivered a Leadership programme to senior managers in Harvard University in Boston. She currently works in Dubai as a senior lecturer/Programme Director.