Council Board Members

Title Name Member
Professor Orla Feely Chair, Irish Research Council, School of Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering, University College Dublin (ex-offico)
Professor John Brewer President, British Sociological Association & Department of Sociology, QUB
Professor Thomas M. Cooney Academic Director of the Institute for Minority Entrepreneurship, Dublin Institute of Technology
Dr Ivan Coulter Chief Executive Officer, Sigmoid Pharma Ltd.
Professor Caroline Fennell School of Law, Head of the College of Arts, Celtic Studies & Social Sciences, University College Cork
Professor James Gleeson Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Limerick
Professor Sheila Greene Fellow Emeritus, Professor of Childhood Research and former Director of the Children’s Research Centre, Trinity College Dublin
Professor Anita R. Maguire Department of Chemistry, Vice President for Research & Innovation, University College Cork
Professor Rowena Pecchenino Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences, Head of Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting, National University of Ireland, Maynooth
Professor Sean Ryder Head of the Department of English, Chair HERA Network Board, National University of Ireland, Galway
Professor Alan F. Smeaton School of Computing & Director, INSIGHT DCU, Dublin City University
Dr Eucharia Meehan Director, Irish Research Council