The Royal Irish Academy/Acadamh Ríoga na hÉireann champions research. We identify and recognise Ireland’s world class researchers. We support scholarship and promote awareness of how science and the humanities enrich our lives and benefit society. We believe that good research needs to be promoted, sustained and communicated. The Academy is run by a Council of its members. Membership is by election and considered the highest academic honour in Ireland.

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Chuck Feeney of Atlantic Philanthropies

Wednesday, 11 October 2023

Pat Guiry, President of the Royal Irish Academy responds to the news of 9 October that Chuck Feeney of Atlantic Philanthropies has died.



Monday, 9 October 2023

Constructing an interactive network graph of early modern Ireland

Dictionary of Irish Biography

EU Commission Agreement with the UK

Friday, 6 October 2023

Pat Guiry PRIA comments on the UK's association to the Horizon Europe research programme and Copernicus.


ARINS Podcast 26: What would reform of the Belfast/Good Friday Agreement look like?

Thursday, 5 October 2023

This month’s ARINS podcast examines how the Belfast/Good Friday Agreement has functioned over the 25 years since it was signed, and how it is currently received. Host Rory Montgomery speaks with Professor Alan Renwick...

ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

Preliminary Programme for the National Open Research Festival Published

Monday, 2 October 2023

The preliminary programme for Ireland’s inaugural National Open Research Festival, taking place in the Royal Irish Academy 2-3 November 2023, has just been published on the National Open Research Forum (NORF) website.

Digital Repository of Ireland

National Open Research Coordinator, Daniel Bangert, to Take up New Role

Monday, 2 October 2023

Dr Daniel Bangert, National Open Research Coordinator, is moving to an exciting new role as Director of 4TU.ResearchData in the Netherlands.

Digital Repository of Ireland

Investigating inks and skins at the RIA Library

Monday, 2 October 2023

In this month’s Library blog, we are delighted to have an informative piece by Prof. Pádraig Ó Macháin, Professor of Modern Irish at University College Cork (UCC). Pádraig is also Principal Investigator on the Inks and...

Library, Library Blog

Niamh Brennan MRIA, Professor of management

Monday, 2 October 2023

Professor Brennan’s research on financial reporting and corporate governance leads her to argue that some company managers are self-serving and engage in impression management to portray a good impression of the company...

Members Research Series, Public Engagement

Royal Irish Academy awarded a Bronze Smarter Travel Mark

Friday, 29 September 2023

This award signifies the RIA's commitment to putting measures in place that support sustainable and active commuting, and further Smarter Travel actions.


ARINS Blog: The Politics of Cultural Loss

Thursday, 21 September 2023

In our latest ARINS blog Mary Evans Professor Emeritus at LSE discusses the Politics of Cultural loss.

Publications, ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South


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