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 How can Higher Education ‘build forward better’?

Friday, 5 March 2021

If you missed Session 1 of the Higher Education Building Forward Better sustainability webinar series. - Research and Innovation held on 23 February 20210 you can watch it now.

Policy and International Relations, Policy Working Groups, Future Earth Ireland

New Royal Irish Academy Paper on Libraries and Archives

Thursday, 25 February 2021

Libraries and archives: ‘Guardians of the word hoard’ by Siobhán Fitzpatrick and Mary O’Dowd, MRIA emphasises the importance of the written record as a resource for research and community memory but also as an essential...

Policy and International Relations, Policy Working Groups

Call for Input: Higher Education Futures Taskforce

Friday, 19 February 2021

The deadline for the Call for Input to inform and seek the views from stakeholders on key issues facing the higher education sector has been extended to the 5 March 2021.

Policy and International Relations, Policy Working Groups, Higher Education Futures

Research for Public Policy Seminar Series- Recording of Session 1

Friday, 29 January 2021

If you missed the first seminar in our Research for Public Policy Series 'Opportunities for Ireland' you can watch it now.

Policy and International Relations, Policy Working Groups, Research for Public Policy

The Royal Irish Academy and Irish Research Council launch new webinar series on Research for Public Policy

Tuesday, 26 January 2021

The series explores why evidence-based policy matters and how to harness the diverse expertise of Ireland’s researchers for the common good.

Policy and International Relations, Policy Working Groups, Research for Public Policy

Royal Irish Academy Consultation on Museums

Friday, 6 December 2019

The Academy is inviting feedback on the role of museums in Ireland.

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Research Infrastructures: A REaL Research Resource

Friday, 18 October 2019

In the third of the series, Mike Hynes, School of Political Science & Sociology, National University of Ireland Galway', discusses the case for a REaL research resource.

Policy and International Relations, Policy Working Groups, Research Infrastructures, Research Infrastructures in Ireland Blog

Research Infrastructures: The Case for National Research Data Centres

Wednesday, 9 October 2019

In the second of the series, Jerry Horgan, TSSG Infrastructure Manager, WIT, discusses the case for national research data centres.

Policy and International Relations, Policy Working Groups, Research Infrastructures, Research Infrastructures in Ireland Blog

Opportunities and challenges for research and innovation in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland

Thursday, 3 October 2019

On the 6th of September, the Royal Society and the Royal Irish Academy co-hosted a roundtable focusing on the opportunities and challenges for research and innovation across the island of Ireland.

Policy and International Relations, Policy Working Groups

Research Infrastructures: Research Infrastructures in Ireland

Monday, 16 September 2019

In the first of the series, Dr Niamh NicGhabhann, University of Limerick, offers an ambitious roadmap for future PhD education in Ireland.

Policy and International Relations, Policy Working Groups, Research Infrastructures, Research Infrastructures in Ireland Blog

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