Dr. Kathleen R. Lucia has forty years of experience in management, journalism and professional research contexts. Educated at art school and then through the National Council for the Training of Journalists, she worked as chief reporter for a large newspaper group before becoming founding joint editor of a new local weekly paper and subsequently deputy group editor. Moving into specialist financial and business journalism and research, she has for over twenty years worked on equity funds and market analysis for Standard & Poor’s Fund Research and other freelance clients.
Dr. Lucia’s joint role at the University and at All Saints College, Dublin, following upon similar previous responsibilities at European-American University, encompasses membership of senior advisory bodies as well as responsibility for development and external relations between these institutions and the public. In addition, she is a senior consultant in the area of business and contributes topical papers of analysis and comment on particular issues.