Approvals and Reviews Committee

Making decisions and recommendations to the QQI executive on matters related to the meeting of criteria by providers

The Approvals and Reviews Committee makes decisions and recommendations about

  • The approval of quality assurance procedures 
  • The International Education Mark
  • Delegated authority

It also approves for publication the findings of quality reviews conducted by QQI. 

  • Professor Irene Sheridan, Head of Munster Technological University Extended Campus (Chair)
  • Dr Ailsa Crum, Head of Quality and Enhancement, QAA Scotland (the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education)
  • Mr William Kelly, Deputy Registrar and Dean of Teaching & Learning, Dublin City University
  • Siobhan Kinsella, Director of The Noel Group and President of Chambers Ireland
  • Ms Geraldine Larkin, Chief Executive, National Standards Authority of Ireland
  • Ms Mary Sheridan, Head of Provider Governance and Risk, QQI
  • Megan O’Connor, Deputy President/Vice-President for Academic Affairs, USI
  • Ronan O’Loughlin, Director of Education and Training, Chartered Accountants Ireland
  • Gerry O’Sullivan, Head of International Education and Director of the Erasmus+ National Agency, HEA
  • Laura Flynn, Manager, Stakeholder Engagement, QQI