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: Christopher McCrudden

Wednesday, 27 June 2018

Christopher McCrudden, a human rights lawyer academic who has been cited in the European Court of Justice, the House of Lords and the US Supreme Court, was admitted to the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018.

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Member Profile: Martin Mansergh

Tuesday, 26 June 2018

Martin Mansergh who played a key role in the Northern Ireland peace process was admitted to the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018

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Member Profile: Patrick Lonergan

Monday, 25 June 2018

Patrick Lonergan one of Ireland's foremost theatre scholars and an academic leader of the Digitisation of the Abbey and Gate Theatre archive was admitted to the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018.

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Member Profile: Alan Kramer

Friday, 22 June 2018

Alan Kramer, historian and general editor of 1914-18 online 'International Encyclopedia of the First World War' was admitted to the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018.

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Member Profile: Claudia Kinmonth

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Dr Kinmonth author of two influential books 'Irish Country Furniture, 1700-1950' and 'Irish Rural Interiors in Art' was admitted to the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018.

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Member Profile: Boris Kholodenko

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Boris Kholodenko, leader in the field of Systems Biology and predictive models of cellular functions was admitted to the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018.

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Member Profile: Paul Giller

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

Paul Giller, Zoologist and Ecologist, was admitted to the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018.

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Member Profile: Gerry Kearns

Monday, 18 June 2018

Gerry Kearns, a major figure in historical and political geography was admitted to the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018.

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Member Profile: Balz Kamber

Friday, 15 June 2018

Balz Kamber, renowned geochemist was admitted to the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018.

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Member Profile: Áine Hyland

Thursday, 14 June 2018

Áine Hyland, educational historian was admitted to the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018

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