Technological University Dublin (TUD)

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Fr. Ultan Naughton serves as one of the Chaplains at the Technological University of Dublin:

Fr Ultan is a native of Roscommon Town, where his parents still live. Prior to joining the Congregation he worked within the financial services industry in New York and later in Dublin, Ireland. He has a twin brother and two sisters and now two nieces and two nephews. He was professed in Seville, Spain after completing his novitiate there in 2009 and ordained in Roscommon Town in 2013. Ultan has lived or worked in communities in Ireland, Indonesia, Philippines, Spain, USA, and England. After working in parish ministry in Acton and East Acton in London and Sruleen in Dublin,

Ultan is now engaged in University Chaplaincy. He works on the Grangegorman Campus of TU (Technological University,) Dublin, with a student population of 29,000 and staff of 3,500. As a member of a chaplaincy team, Ultan supports the flourishing of students and staff by fostering and engaging the spiritual, social, emotional and intellectual dimension of their lives. Chaplains are there to provide a safe and confidential setting, and to listen and support staff and students in whatever way they can. Ultan has specific responsibility for the Schools of: Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Biomedical and Health Sciences, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Physics & Clinical & Optometric Sciences, Computer Science and Data, and Mathematical Sciences.