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Council and Governing Boards 2010 to 2015

Council of the Institute : 1 July 2010 to 30 June 2015

Professor Vincent Cunnane
President IT Sligo

Ex-Officio Members
Dr Hugh Brady
UCD President (to 31 December 2013)

Professor Andrew J. Deeks
UCD President (from 1 January 2014)

Professor John Hegarty
TCD Provost (to 31 July 2011)

Professor Patrick Prendergast
TCD Provost (from 1 August 2011)

Professor Nicolas Canny
President of RIA (15 March 2011)

Professor Luke Drury
President of RIA (from 16 March 2011 to 15 March 2014)

Professor Mary Daly
President of RIA (from 16 March 2014)

Members Appointed by the Governing Boards of Constituent Schools

Professor Gerard Wrixon

Professor Arthur Jaffe

Professor Anders Ahlqvist

Professor Luke Drury

Professor Werner Nahm

Professor Pádraig  Breatnach (to 18 November 2012)

Professor Liam Breatnach (from 19 November 2012)

Governing Board of the School of Celtic Studies : 1 April 2010 to 31 March 2015

Professor Anders Ahlqvist
Honorary Associate, Department of Celtic Studies, University of Sydney. Former Chair of Department of Celtic Studies, University of Sydney. Former Sir Warwick Fairfax Professor of Celtic Studies, University of Sydney
Appointed Members
Professor Máire Herbert
Professor and Head of Department, Department of Old and Middle Irish, University College Cork

Professor Ruairí Ó hUiginn
Professor in Modern Irish and Head of Department of Modern Irish, NUI Maynooth

Dr Eilís Ní Dhea
Lecturer in Irish, University of Limerick

Dr Katherine Simms
Senior Lecturer in History, School of Histories and Humanities, TCD. Director of the Medieval History Research Centre, TCD.

Dr Nollaig Ó Muraíle
Senior Lecturer in Department of Irish,  NUIG (Retired)

Professor Ailbhe Ó Corráin
Professor of Irish at University of Ulster and  Director of the Irish and Celtic Studies Research Institute at University of Ulster.

Dr Máire Ní Mhaonaigh
Reader in Celtic. Fellow, St John’s College, Cambridge University. Research Co-Ordinator for Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic (ASNC), Cambridge &  Director of Studies in ASNC for St. Johns, Jesus & Murray Edwards.

Professor Jim McCloskey
Professor, Department of Linguistics, University of California, Santa Cruz

Dr Uáitéar Mac Gearailt
Head of Irish Department and Senior Lecturer in Irish Language and Literature, DCU/St Patrick’s College, Drumcondra, DCU

Senior Professors (ex-officio)
Professor Liam Breatnach
Professor Pádraig Breatnach (to 31/12/14)
Professor Fergus Kelly (to 31/8/14)

Governing Boards of the School of Theoretical Physics : 1 April 2010 to 31 March 2015

Professor Arthur Jaffe
L.T. Clay Professor of Mathematics and Theoretical Science, Harvard University

Appointed Members
Dr Ann Christine Breslin
Emeritus Lecturer, College of Engineering, Mathematical & Physical Sciences, UCD

Professor Hermann Nicolai
Director, Max Planck-Institut für. Gravitationsphysik (Albert-Einstein-Institut) Potsdam

Professor Martin W. Grünewald
Professor of Experimental Physics, School of Physics, UCD

Professor Michael Tuite
Senior Lecturer, Department of Applied Mathematics, School of Mathematics, Statistics and Applied Mathematics, NUI, Galway

Professor Sir Peter Knight
Professor of Quantum Optics, Imperial College London. Senior Research Investigator, Physics Department at Imperial College London. Senior Fellow in Residence,  Kavli Royal Society International Centre.

Professor Lene V. Hau
Mallinckrodt Professor of Physics and of Applied Physics, Harvard University

Professor Robbert Dijkgraaf
Director of the Institute for Advanced Study and Leon Levy Professor, Princeton

Professor Samson Shatashvili
University Chair of Natural Philosophy, School of Mathematics, TCD.

Professor Daphne Gilbert
Emeritus Professor, Dublin Institute of Technology

Professor Jürg Fröhlich
Full Professor of Theoretical Physics at ETH Zurich

Professor Don Zagier
One of the Directors of the Max Planck Institute for Mathematics Bonn and Distinguished Staff Associate at ICTP.

Senior Professors (ex-officio)
Professor Werner Nahm
Professor Denjoe O’Connor
Professor Tony Dorlas

Governing Boards of the School of Cosmic Physics : 1 April 2010 to 31 March 2015

Professor Gerard Wrixon
Past President, University College Cork

Appointed Members
Professor Aftab Khan
Emeritus Professor of Geophysics at University of Leicester

Dr Otto Glaser
Industrialist (Telecommunications)

Mr. Leo Enright
Journalist & former Chairman of Discover Science and Engineering programme

Professor Ron Perrott
Professor of Software Engineering at Queen’s University of Belfast

Professor C. Mary. R. Fowler
Master of Darwin College, University of Cambridge

Professor Sierd Cloetingh
Professor of Earth Sciences at Vrije University Amsterdam

Professor Laust Pedersen
Senior Professor of Solid Earth Physics, Uppsala Universitet

Professor Cecilia Ceccarelli
Astrophysicist at Laboratoire d’Astrophysique de Grenoble

Dr Eucharia Meehan
Director of the Irish Research Council

Professor Alan Watson
Emeritus Professor of Physics at the University of Leeds

Senior Professors (ex-officio)
Professor Luke Drury
Professor Alan Jones (to 31 January 2015)
Professor Evert Meurs (to 1 December 2010)