Executive Committee

The current ASAPI Executive Committee was elected to a two year term at our AGM in January 2018. The Executive Committee can be reached at info@asapireland.org.


  • Nora McBurney
    Nora McBurney is Director of the Duquesne in Dublin Program. Nora holds a B.A. and an M.B.A. from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In addition to directing the Program, Nora also teaches an Intercultural Awareness course.

  • Janice Gaffey
    Janice Gaffey is Dublin Director for EUSA · Academic Internship Experts where she oversees delivery of academically directed internship programs for over 25 US universities. She is the author of Witnessing the Pandemic.



  • Claire McGowan
    Claire Mc Gowan is Head of Student Affairs at Boston College Ireland. Claire holds a B.A. from the National University of Ireland, Galway, and a M.A. from University College Dublin. She is currently a PhD candidate at De Montfort University.