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Pat Guiry elected as PresidentThursday, 16 March 2023
Today at their Stated General Meeting, the Members of the Royal Irish Academy voted Professor Pat Guiry as their 58th President.
Annual Review 2022Thursday, 16 March 2023
The 2022 Annual Review of the Royal Irish Academy is available now to view online and download.
Celebration for 2020 and 2021 elected MembersTuesday, 20 December 2022
We were delighted to welcome our 2020 and 2021 elected Members to the RIA on Friday, 16 December for a celebratory day, acknowledging their achievements, as they had missed out on an in-person Admittance Day during the...
Nominations open for the Office of RIA PresidentTuesday, 11 October 2022
The RIA is governed by its President and Council who, in accordance with the founding Charter, are elected by the Members at a general meeting held in the spring of each year. The term of the current President, Dr Mary...
Academy Discourse: Decoding the past to conserve our futureFriday, 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.
New Executive DirectorWednesday, 20 July 2022
Dr Siobhán O’Sullivan has been confirmed as the new Executive Director of the Royal Irish Academy with effect from 19th September 2022.
Admittance Day 2022Thursday, 19 May 2022
Today the Royal Irish Academy celebrates Admittance Day when 24 of our 29 newly elected Members were officially admitted to the Academy for their exceptional contributions to the sciences, humanities and social sciences...
Academy Discourse: The future of higher educationTuesday, 3 May 2022
If you missed last week's Discourse with Professor Sir Adrian Smith, President of The Royal Society talking with Orla Feely MRIA on the future of higher education you can watch it back now.
RIA Diversity ReportFriday, 22 April 2022
In early 2021 concerns were raised about the diversity of the Academy’s membership, particularly the slow pace of change in the gender balance of the membership and in the diversity of new members appointed annually.
Academy Discourse: The Changing World of Money and FinanceThursday, 7 April 2022
If you missed our Academy Discourse conversation with Frances Ruane MRIA and Patrick Honohan MRIA you can watch it back now.