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Vacancy: Project Manager

Tuesday, 8 August 2023

Applications are invited for the position of Project Manager (maternity cover), National Open Research Forum (NORF) at the Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI), located at the Royal Irish Academy. Closing date 30 August.

Digital Repository of Ireland, Vacancies

Janice Carruthers MRIA: Linguist

Friday, 4 August 2023

Professor Carruthers’ research is centred on the French language, multilingualism in France and language policy.

Members Research Series

Human (in)security in an unsettled world

Thursday, 3 August 2023

Our 2023 International Affairs conference, kindly supported by the Department of Foreign Affairs, is now available to watch back.

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Standing Committee for International Affairs

New Time: New Thinking

Thursday, 3 August 2023

In the latest ARINS blog post, Peter Shirlow discusses the results of the recent Institute of Irish Studies, Liverpool polls.

ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

Renaming (and legalising) an Army

Tuesday, 1 August 2023

In this month’s Dictionary of Irish Biography blog, Eoin Kinsella marks the centenary of the legislation that formally established the Irish Defence Forces.

Dictionary of Irish Biography

Diverse voices call for inclusive deliberation on our constitutional future

Monday, 24 July 2023

Who are the diverse voices on the island and how can constitutional discussion and deliberation facilitate their inclusion and participation?

ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

Discourse Series 2023/24 programme announced

Tuesday, 18 July 2023

We are pleased to announce the programme for our forthcoming Discourse Series of public lectures.

Public Engagement, Discourse Series

Listen back: A brief history of the Dublin Metropolitan Cattle Market

Friday, 14 July 2023

If you missed our recent lecture by Dr Mary Muldowney and Dr Declan O'Brien, you can now listen back to the recording.

Grangegorman Histories


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