Maria Ryan is an experienced and skilled Lecturer with 20 years corporate experience in leadership roles in a variety of organisations.

  • Lecturer in Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour, University of Limerick.

  • Lecturer in HRM, undergraduate (380+students) and master’s level at Dublin City University.

  • Induction leader, Induction pathway (500+) students – University of Limerick

  • Contributor to published HRM academic material in conjunction with academic scholars/professors at the University of Limerick.

Areas of specialisation

Human Resource Management, Organisational Behaviour, Recruitment and Selection, Performance Management, Employment Relations, Teams, Motivation of teams, Culture, Change.

Teaching Style

Understanding the different phases of learning is the cornerstone of the teaching process. Maria’s extensive corporate experience married with her academic qualifications brings a wealth of experience in allowing students to understand what’s needed to drive individual learning through the educational process. Under Maria’s guidance, the correct processes and teaching style are all understood to deliver a successful learning process. Maria is extremely successful at adopting a teaching style that is individually matched to student’s needs.


Human Resource Management
Organisational Behaviour
Academic Writing & Referencing