Student Support Officer

Student Support Officer


Teresa Lydon is the Student Support Officer for J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics, and provides support for students during their time at university. The role of the Student Support Officer is to provide confidential, non-judgmental support and an empathetic space for students to share their concerns. In addition, a Student Support Officer can offer personal support and advice on topics such as study planning, time management and any personal challenges that may compromise their ability to study.

Overall, the goal of a Student Support Officer is to empower students to reach their full potential and succeed in their academic journey. If at any time a student is feeling overwhelmed or needs help getting back on track, your Student Support Officer is there to help, do not hesitate to get in contact.

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Teresa is available to students for in person/online meetings and by email and telephone from Monday to Thursday, 9am-1.30pm. It is a confidential service. 

Teresa's contact number is 086 0836646 and email is 

You can book an appointment by clicking on the link below.