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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John Gibney

John Gibney received his doctorate from Trinity College Dublin and is DFAT 100 Project Coordinator with the Royal Irish Academy’s Documents on Irish Foreign Policy series. He has lectured at Trinity College Dublin and University College Dublin and has been a research fellow at the University of Notre Dame and NUI Galway. He has written widely on early modern and modern Irish history, and his books include A Short History of Ireland, 1500–2000 (Yale University Press, 2018).

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