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Celebrating Irish Language in the Archives of Charles Vallancey MRIA

Wednesday, 10 January 2024

In the fourth and final post from our UCD Student Blog Series Roisin Costello takes a glimpse into the archive collection of engineer, antiquarian and great enthusiast of the Irish language, Charles Vallancey (c.1725-...

Library, Library Blog

Archaeology funding

Tuesday, 9 January 2024

The RIA is delighted to announce funding for nine projects under the annual Archaeology Research Excavation Grants, Archaeological Archives Research Grants, Archaeology Legacy Grants and Directed Research for World...

Grants and Awards

Vacancy: Senior Programme Manager

Tuesday, 9 January 2024

Applications are invited for the position of Senior Programme Manager. Closing date: 1 February 2024


Vacancy: National Open Research Coordinator

Monday, 8 January 2024

Applications are invited for the position of National Open Research Coordinator based at the Royal Irish Academy. Closing date: 6 February 2024.


The Northern Ireland Troubles (Legacy and Reconciliation) Act 2023 and the Irish government response

Friday, 5 January 2024

ARINS blog article by Diane Duggan, a barrister practising in Dublin and a member of the Bar of Ireland Human Rights Committee.

ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

Call for entries: Kathleen Lonsdale Chemistry Prize 2024

Friday, 5 January 2024

The deadline for applications for the 2024 Kathleen Lonsdale Chemistry Prize has been extended to Friday 12 January at 17:00. The prize is open to researchers who completed a chemistry PhD in Ireland in 2023.

Science Committees, Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, Grants and Awards

ARINS Podcast 29: ARINS/Irish Times Survey 2023: New positions and perspectives a year on

Thursday, 4 January 2024

A year on, host Rory Montgomery welcomes John Garry Professor of Political Behaviour at Queen's University Belfast, and Brendan O'Leary Lauder Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania back to the...

ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

Grangegorman Lives: Richard Carmichael

Monday, 1 January 2024

Next up in our series of Grangegorman lives is Richard Carmichael, surgeon, teacher and medical reformer. 

Grangegorman Histories, Grangegorman Lives

Holiday Opening Hours

Monday, 25 December 2023

Season's Greetings to all our members and friends!

Library, Publications


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