As the world’s second, and Ireland’s only, Institute for Advanced Studies, DIAS is a globally embedded institution that attracts scholars and academics from around the world. It conducts and publishes advanced research across three disciplines: Celtic Studies, Theoretical Physics and Cosmic Physics. DIAS also leads Ireland’s participation in a number of international research endeavours that focus on big unanswered questions for mankind. Read more in our
The Annual Report for 2018 is now available: DIAS Annual Report 2018.
The Registrar & CEO is Dr. Eucharia Meehan MRIA.
The research work of DIAS is currently organised in three schools:
- The School of Celtic Studies Director: Professor Ruairí O hUiginn
- The School of Theoretical Physics Director: Professor Werner Nahm
- The School of Cosmic Physics
- Astronomy & Astrophysics Section Head – Professor Peter Gallagher
- Geophysics Section Head – Professor Chris Bean