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Claire Mc Gowan

Head of Student Affairs, Boston College Ireland


Claire Mc Gowan is Head of Student Affairs at Boston College Ireland. Her responsibilities include the creation and management of the cultural and social programming for all OIP summer programs in Ireland, as well as for the Dublin Internship program, and for other scheduled classes and events throughout the year, including service projects. She works closely with faculty members from all across the University, and provides generous, professional and pastoral support to students. 

Claire is also the Social Media Manager for Boston College Ireland. She oversees the BCI Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts, and is always eager to promote Boston College in Ireland, and further afield.

Claire continues her engagement in the study abroad sector as Treasurer of the Association of Study Abroad Providers in Ireland (ASAPI). 

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.

Alumni, faculty, students, parents and friends of Boston College are very welcome to contact Claire.


Phone: +353-1-614-7450