THE ROYAL IRISH ACADEMY IS IRELAND'S LEADING BODY OF EXPERTS IN THE SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES

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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Member Profile: Fearghal McGarry

Friday, 21 June 2019

Fearghal McGarry, modern Irish historian was admitted as a Member of the Royal Irish Academy on 24 May 2019.

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Member Profile: Kieran McEvoy

Thursday, 20 June 2019

Kieran McEvoy, a leading figure internationally on societies transitioning from conflict was admitted as a Member of the Royal Irish Academy on 24 May 2019.

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Member Profile: Tom Lodge

Wednesday, 19 June 2019

Tom Lodge, contemporary political historian was admitted as a Member of the Royal Irish Academy on 24 May 2019.

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Member Profile: Alan Irvine

Tuesday, 18 June 2019

Alan Irvine who has a long-standing research record in hereditary skin disease was admitted as a Member of the Royal Irish Academy on 24 May 2019.

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Member Profile: Moyra Haslett

Monday, 17 June 2019

Professor Moyra Haslett, principal investigator for the Irish Song database was admitted as a Member of the Royal Irish Academy on 24 May 2019.

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Member Profile: Yuri Gunko

Friday, 14 June 2019

Professor Yuri Gunko, a world-leading expert in inorganic materials chemistry was admitted as a Member of the Royal Irish Academy on 24 May 2019.

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Member Profile: Andrew Fowler

Thursday, 13 June 2019

Andrew Fowler, leading international figure in glaciology was admitted as a Member of the Royal Irish Academy on 24 May 2019.

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Member Profile: Alison Forrestal

Wednesday, 12 June 2019

Alison Forrestal, an authority on pre-revolutionary France and religion was admitted as a Member of the Royal Irish Academy on 24 May 2019.

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Member Profile: Diarmaid Ferriter

Tuesday, 11 June 2019

Diarmaid Ferriter, historian was admitted as a Member of the Royal Irish Academy on 24 May 2019.

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Member Profile: William Crawley

Monday, 10 June 2019

William Crawley, award winning journalist and broadcaster was admitted as a Member of the Royal Irish Academy on 24 May 2019.

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