Kate Morris, Campus Engage Manager

Based at the Irish Universities Association, Kate’s role is to manage and drive the Campus Engage Initiative, and the on-going development of activities across: community-based learning, engaged research and knowledge exchange, and student volunteering to increase the number of courses, projects and levels of participation in these areas across Irish higher education.

Previous to joining the IUA Kate worked with the Centre for Effective Services, managing the Centre´s knowledge translation, and communications, delivering a range of capacity building tools to support and promote evidence-informed public services, practice and policy.

Kate has also worked on consultancy and contract basis with UNESCO Centre, Northern Ireland, Educate Together, and the Centre for Ageing Research and Development. At EU level Kate has worked on a number of EU Commission Projects including an FP6 research project, based at the French National Institute for Demographic Studies, that studied young people’s experience of participation, education and access to employment; and on an Indexing project that studies access to nationality, political participation in the EU. Contact Kate at