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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Watch the Kathleen Lonsdale RIA Chemistry Prize 2022

Wednesday, 10 August 2022

Dr Priyanka Ganguly is awarded the 2022 Kathleen Lonsdale RIA Chemistry Prize for best PhD thesis in Ireland in an online ceremony on Thursday 28 July 2022.

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

Tuesday, 9 August 2022

Read Fionnuala Walsh's essay on ordinary life in extraordinary times on Century Ireland. 

Publications, Ireland 1922

Tuesday, 9 August 2022

Read Joanna Bruck and Damian Sheils' essay on Landscapes of counter-memory on Century Ireland. 

Publications, Ireland 1922

Shelfmarks: a podcast series recording library collections

Monday, 8 August 2022

The latest library guest blog post by Zoë Comyns, RIA Podcaster in Residence, reflects on the Shelfmarks podcast series looking through the library collections to explore how people have written about and observed our...

Library, Library Blog

3 August 1922: The Abandoned Tailteann Games

Wednesday, 3 August 2022

Read Paul Rouse's essay on sport, nationality and partition on Century Ireland. 

Publications, Ireland 1922

SAPEA Call for Nomination of Experts: Towards Sustainable Food Consumption

Wednesday, 3 August 2022

SAPEA are seeking experts to sit on a new SAPEA Working Group on ’Towards Sustainable Food Consumption’.

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

RIA author John Gibney at Milwaukee Irish Festival

Tuesday, 2 August 2022

If you are in Milwaukee this August, join historian and RIA author John Gibney for three talks as part of the Festival's Hedge School.

Publications, Ireland 1922

DRI Welcomes Dunkineely Community Ltd as a New Member

Monday, 25 July 2022

The Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) is delighted to announce that Dunkineely Community Ltd has joined as our forty-first member. 

Digital Repository of Ireland

DRI Welcomes OS200 as a New Member

Monday, 25 July 2022

The Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) is delighted to announce that the all-Ireland research project, OS200, has joined DRI as our fortieth member.

Digital Repository of Ireland

Academy Discourse: Decoding the past to conserve our future

Friday, 22 July 2022

If you missed last week's Discourse with Dr Larisa DeSantis, which took place at University College Cork, you can watch it back now. 

Membership, Public Engagement, Discourse Series

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