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Past Councils of DIAS and Governing Boards of the Schools

Council and Governing Boards as at 31/12/1987

Council and Governing Boards as at 31/12/1977

Council and Governing Boards 2010 to 2015

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

Chairman
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

Chairman
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
 

Chairman
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

Chairman
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)

Council and Governing Boards 2005 to 2010

Council of the Institute : 1 July 2005 to 30 June 2010

Chairman
Professor Dervilla Donnelly

Ex-Officio Members
Dr Hugh Brady
UCD President

Professor John Hegarty
TCD Provost

Dr Jim Slevin
President of RIA (to 15 March 2008)

Professor Nicolas Canny
President of RIA (from 16 March 2008)

Members Appointed by the Governing Boards of Constituent Schools

Professor Gerard Wrixon

Professor Arthur Jaffe

Professor Anders Ahlqvist

Professor Tony Dorlas (to 15 May 2007)

Professor Werner Nahm (from 16 May 2007)

Professor Alan G. Jones (from 16 November 2005 to 18 March 2008)

Professor Luke Drury (from 19 March 2008)

Professor Liam Breatnach (to 3 February 2007)

Professor Fergus Kelly (from 4 February 2007 to 18 November 2009)

Professor Pádraig Breatnach (from 19 November 2009)

Governing Board of the School of Celtic Studies : 1 April 2005 to 31 March 2010

Chairman
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 Liam Mac Mathúna
Appointed Professor and Head of School of Irish, Celtic Studies, Irish Folklore & Linguistics, UCD

Professor Dónal Ó Baoill
Professor of Irish, and Head of Irish and Celtic Studies, School of Languages, Literature and Performing Arts, Queen’s University Belfast.

Professor Angela Bourke
Professor of Irish-language Studies and Head of Modern Irish, School of Irish, Celtic Studies, Irish Folklore & Linguistics, UCD

Senior Professors (ex-officio)
Professor Liam Breatnach
Professor Fergus Kelly
Professor Máirtín Ó Murchú (to 2 Nov 2006)
Professor Pádraig Breatnach (from 5 December 2006)

Governing Board of the School of Theoretical Physics : 1 April 2005 to 31 March 2010

Chairman
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 Sinead Ryan
Professor in Mathematics and Head of School of Mathematics, TCD

Professor Sir Peter Knight (from April 2006)
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 (from April 2006)
Mallinckrodt Professor of Physics and of Applied Physics, Harvard University

Professor Robbert Dijkgraaf (from April 2006)
University Professor at Universiteit van Amsterdam and Director of the Institute for Advanced Study and Leon Levy Professor, Princeton

Professor Samson Shatashvili (from April 2006)
University Chair of Natural Philosophy, School of Mathematics, TCD.

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

Governing Boards of the School of Cosmic Physics : 1 April 2005 to 31 March 2010

Chairman
Professor Gerard Wrixon
President, University College Cork

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

Dr Otto Glaser
Industrialist (Telecommunications)

Mr. Leo Enright
Journalist & 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 (from April 2006)
Professor of Geophysics, Royal Holloway University of London. (from 2012 Master of Darwin College, University of Cambridge)

Dr Chantal Stehlé-Cojan
Director of Research, Observatoire de Paris

Professor Lorraine Hanlon
Associate Professor School of Physics, UCD

Senior Professors (ex-officio)
Professor Luke Drury
Professor Alan Jones
Professor Evert Meurs

Council and Governing Boards as at 31/12/1982

Council of the Institute

Chairman
T. K. Whittaker

Ex-officio Members
Thomas Murphy, President University College Dublin
W. A. Watts, Provost Trinity College Dublin and President of Royal Irish Academy

Appointed Members
Professor James P. Carney
Professor Proinsias MacCana
Professor J. T. Lewis
Dr A. J. McConnell
Professor Cormac Ó Ceallaigh
Professor E. F. Fahy

Governing Boards of the Constituent Schools

School of Celtic Studies

Chairman
Proinsias MacCana

Senior Professors (ex-officio)
James P. Carney
Brian Ó Cuív

Appointed Members
Tomás de Bhaldraithe
Gearóid Mac Eoin
Tomás Ó Floinn
Seán Ó Tuama
Gerard Victory
Thomas Kenneth M. Whitaker

School of Theoretical Physics

Chairman
Albert J. McConnell

Senior Professor (ex-officio)
John. T. Lewis
Reverend James R. McConnell
Lochlainn O’Raifeartaigh

Appointed Members
James N. Flavin
Michael A. Hayes
Patrick Quinlan
Thomas David Spearman
Seán Seosamh Tóibín
William Wright

School of Cosmic Physics

Chairman
Edward Francis Fahy

Senior Professor (ex-officio)
Cormac Ó Ceallaigh
Thomas Murphy
Patrick Arthur Wayman

Appointed Members
Andrew Brock
Peter Kevin Carroll
Mart de Groot
Brian Henderson
George F. Imbusch
Donal L. Linehan
Neil A. Porter
Ernest T. S. Walton

Council and Governing Boards as at 31/12/1981

Council of the Institute

Chairman
Senator T. K. Whittaker

Ex-officio Members
Thomas Murphy, President University College Dublin
W. A. Watts, Provost Trinity College Dublin
Proinsias MacCana, President of Royal Irish Academy

Appointed Members
Professor James P. Carney
Professor Proinsias MacCana
Professor J. T. Lewis
Dr A. J. McConnell
Professor Cormac Ó Ceallaigh
Professor E. F. Fahy

Governing Boards of the Constituent Schools

School of Celtic Studies

Chairman
Proinsias MacCana

Senior Professors (ex-officio)
James P. Carney
Brian Ó Cuív

Appointed Members
Tomás de Bhaldraithe
Gearóid Mac Eoin
Seán Ó Tuama
Ernest Gordon Quin (Earnán Ó Cuinn)
Gerard Victory
Thomas Kenneth M. Whitaker

School of Theoretical Physics

Chairman
Albert J. McConnell

Senior Professor (ex-officio)
John. T. Lewis
Reverend James R. McConnell
Lochlainn O’Raifeartaigh

Appointed Members
James N. Flavin
Michael A. Hayes
Patrick Quinlan
Thomas David Spearman
Seán Seosamh Tóibín
William Wright

School of Cosmic Physics

Chairman
Edward Francis Fahy

Senior Professor (ex-officio)
Cormac Ó Ceallaigh
Thomas Murphy
Patrick Arthur Wayman

Appointed Members
Peter Kevin Carroll
Mart de Groot
Brian Henderson
George F. Imbusch
Reverend Thomas P.G. McGreevy
Patrick J. Nolan
Neil A. Porter
Ernest T. S. Walton

Council and Governing Boards as at 31/12/1984

Council of the Institute

Chairman
T. K. Whittaker

Ex-officio Members
Thomas Murphy, President University College Dublin
W. A. Watts, Provost Trinity College Dublin and President of Royal Irish Academy

Appointed Members
Professor Brian Ó Cuív
Professor Proinsias MacCana
Professor J. T. Lewis
Dr A. J. McConnell
Professor Thomas Murphy
Professor E. F. Fahy

Governing Boards of the Constituent Schools

School of Celtic Studies

Chairman
Proinsias MacCana

Senior Professors (ex-officio)
James P. Carney
Brian Ó Cuív

Appointed Members
Tomás de Bhaldraithe
Gearóid Mac Eoin
Tomás Ó Floinn
Seán Ó Tuama
Gerard Victory
Thomas Kenneth M. Whitaker

School of Theoretical Physics

Chairman
Albert J. McConnell

Senior Professor (ex-officio)
John. T. Lewis
Reverend James R. McConnell
Lochlainn O’Raifeartaigh

Appointed Members
James N. Flavin
Michael A. Hayes
Patrick Quinlan
Thomas David Spearman
Seán Seosamh Tóibín
William Wright

School of Cosmic Physics

Chairman
Edward Francis Fahy

Senior Professor (ex-officio)
Thomas Murphy
Patrick Arthur Wayman

Appointed Members
Andrew Brock
Daniel J. Bradley
Peter Kevin Carroll
Mart de Groot
George F. Imbusch
Donal L. Linehan
Neil A. Porter
Ernest T. S. Walton

Council and Governing Boards as at 31/12/1987

Council of the Institute

Chairman
T. K. Whittaker

Ex-officio Members
Patrick Masterson, President University College Dublin
W. A. Watts, Provost Trinity College Dublin
James Dooge, President of Royal Irish Academy

Appointed Members
Máirtín Ó Murchú
Tomás de Bhaldraithe
J. T. Lewis
A. J. McConnell
Patrick Arthur Wayman
E. F. Fahy

Governing Boards of the Constituent Schools

School of Celtic Studies

Chairman
Tomás de Bhaldraithe

Senior Professors (ex-officio)
Máirtín Ó Murchú
Proinsias MacCana
Brian Ó Cuív

Appointed Members
Gearóid Mac Eoin
Séamus Mac Mathúna
Máire Próinséas Ní Chatháin
Seán Ó Coileáin
Pádraig Ó Fiannachta
Tomás Ó Floinn
Seán Ó Tuama
Gerard Stockman
Gerard Victory
Thomas Kenneth M. Whitaker

School of Theoretical Physics

Chairman
Albert J. McConnell

Senior Professor (ex-officio)
John. T. Lewis
Reverend James R. McConnell
Lochlainn O’Raifeartaigh

Appointed Members
James Dooge
James N. Flavin
Michael A. Hayes
Patrick Quinlan
Thomas David Spearman
Seán Seosamh Tóibín

School of Cosmic Physics

Chairman
Edward Francis Fahy

Senior Professor (ex-officio)
Thomas Murphy
Patrick Arthur Wayman
Luke O’C. Drury

Appointed Members
Andrew Brock
Daniel J. Bradley
Peter Kevin Carroll
Mart de Groot
George F. Imbusch
Donal L. Linehan
Vincent J. McBrierty
Neil A. Porter
Denis L. Weaire

Council and Governing Boards as at 31/12/1980

Council of the Institute

Chairman
Senator T. K. Whittaker from 1 July 1980 succeeding Professor W. B. Stanford

Ex-officio Members
Thomas Murphy, President University College Dublin
Francis S. L. Lyons, Provost Trinity College Dublin
Proinsias MacCana, President of Royal Irish Academy

Appointed Members
Professor David Greene
Professor Proinsias MacCana
Professor J. T. Lewis
Dr A. J. McConnell
Professor P. A. Wayman
Professor E. F. Fahy

Governing Boards of the Constituent Schools

School of Celtic Studies

Chairman
Proinsias MacCana

Senior Professors (ex-officio)
James P. Carney
David Greene
Brian Ó Cuív

Appointed Members
Tomás de Bhaldraithe
Gearóid Mac Eoin
Seán Ó Tuama
Ernest Gordon Quin (Earnán Ó Cuinn)
Gerard Victory
Thomas Kenneth M. Whitaker

School of Theoretical Physics

Chairman
Albert J. McConnell

Senior Professor (ex-officio)
John. T. Lewis
Reverend James R. McConnell
Lochlainn O’Raifeartaigh

Appointed Members
James N. Flavin
Michael A. Hayes
Patrick Quinlan
Thomas David Spearman
Seán Seosamh Tóibín
William Wright

School of Cosmic Physics

Chairman
Edward Francis Fahy

Senior Professor (ex-officio)
Cormac Ó Ceallaigh
Thomas Murphy
Patrick Arthur Wayman

Appointed Members
Peter Kevin Carroll
Mart de Groot
Brian Henderson
George F. Imbusch
Reverend Thomas P.G. McGreevy
Patrick J. Nolan
Neil A. Porter
P. K. Rohan
Ernest T. S. Walton

Council and Governing Boards as at 31/12/1979

Council of the Institute

Chairman
Professor W. B. Stanford

Ex-officio Members
Thomas Murphy, President University College Dublin
Francis S. L. Lyons, Provost Trinity College Dublin
Proinsias MacCana, President of Royal Irish Academy

Appointed Members
Professor David Greene
Senator T. K. Whittaker
Professor J. T. Lewis
Dr A. J. McConnell
Professor P. A. Wayman
Professor E. F. Fahy

Governing Boards of the Constituent Schools

School of Celtic Studies

Chairman
Proinsias MacCana

Senior Professors (ex-officio)
James P. Carney
David Greene
Brian Ó Cuív

Appointed Members
Tomás de Bhaldraithe
Gearóid Mac Eoin
Seán Ó Tuama
Ernest Gordon Quin (Earnán Ó Cuinn)
Gerard Victory
Thomas Kenneth M. Whitaker

School of Theoretical Physics

Chairman
Albert J. McConnell

Senior Professor (ex-officio)
John. T. Lewis
Reverend James R. McConnell
Lochlainn O’Raifeartaigh

Appointed Members
Michael A. Hayes
Thomas Edwin Nevin
Patrick Quinlan
Thomas David Spearman
Seán Seosamh Tóibín
William Wright

School of Cosmic Physics

Chairman
Edward Francis Fahy

Senior Professor (ex-officio)
Cormac Ó Ceallaigh
Thomas Murphy
Patrick Arthur Wayman

Appointed Members
Peter Kevin Carroll
Mart de Groot
Brian Henderson
George F. Imbusch
Reverend Thomas P.G. McGreevy
Patrick J. Nolan
Neil A. Porter
P. K. Rohan
Ernest T. S. Walton

Council and Governing Boards as at 31/12/1978

Council of the Institute

Chairman
Professor W. B. Stanford

Ex-officio Members
Thomas Murphy, President University College Dublin
Francis S. L. Lyons, Provost Trinity College Dublin
George F. Mitchell, President of Royal Irish Academy

Appointed Members
Professor Brian Ó Cuív
T. K. Whittaker
Professor J. T. Lewis
Dr A. J. McConnell
Professor P. A. Wayman
Professor E. F. Fahy

Governing Boards of the Constituent Schools

School of Celtic Studies

Chairman
Proinsias MacCana

Senior Professors (ex-officio)
James P. Carney
David Greene
Brian Ó Cuív

Appointed Members
Tomás de Bhaldraithe
Gearóid Mac Eoin
Seán Ó Tuama
Ernest Gordon Quin (Earnán Ó Cuinn)
Gerard Victory
Thomas Kenneth M. Whitaker

School of Theoretical Physics

Chairman
Albert J. McConnell

Senior Professor (ex-officio)
John. T. Lewis
Reverend James R. McConnell
Lochlainn O’Raifeartaigh

Appointed Members
Michael A. Hayes
Thomas Edwin Nevin
Patrick Quinlan
Thomas David Spearman
Seán Seosamh Tóibín
William Wright

School of Cosmic Physics

Chairman
Edward Francis Fahy

Senior Professor (ex-officio)
Cormac Ó Ceallaigh
Thomas Murphy
Patrick Arthur Wayman

Appointed Members
Peter Kevin Carroll
Brian Henderson
George F. Imbusch
Reverend Thomas P.G. McGreevy
Patrick J. Nolan
Neil A. Porter
Ernest T. S. Walton