Head of Department, Civil Engineering & Construction, IT Sligo
Trevor McSharry is Head of Department of Civil Engineering and Construction at IT Sligo since 2011 and is passionate about bridging the gap between education and industry through collaboration. He has led the development of Ireland’s largest suite of construction related online part time educational programmes, which includes industry partners such as Irish Water, the Department of Transport and the SCSI.
He is a Chartered Engineer, certified Project Management Professional and holds an MBA with DCU Business School. With extensive industrial and academic management experience of 24 years, Trevor’s research interests include project and quality management, lean and process optimisation.
Trevor is undertaking a Doctorate in Education with a leadership specialism to research key opportunities for quality assurance and change management improvement within the higher educational sector.