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Eoin Mac Cárthaigh, PhD, FTCD

Head of Department, Lecturer in Modern Irish (

Scottish Gaelic Language and Literature, Classical Irish Poetry, Ossianic and Romantic Poetry and Prose

Jürgen Uhlich, PhD

Lecturer in Early Irish (

Celtic morphology, Continental Celtic, Middle Irish, Early Irish texts and literature, Indo-European linguistics, Ogam inscriptions, Old Irish historical phonology, Old Irish language

Pádraig de Paor, PhD, FTCD

Lecturer in Modern Irish (

Modern Irish literature

Mícheál Hoyne, PhD

Lecturer in Early and Modern Irish (

Teaching Fellows and part-time lecturers

Máire Ní Bháin, MA

Lecturer in Modern Irish (

Modern Irish language, literature and grammar. Folklore and Oral Literature. History of the Irish Language and Society. Old Irish Saga. (Retired, but continues to teach.)

Damian McManus, PhD, MRIA, FTCD

Fellow Emeritus, Professor of Old Irish (retired) (

Medieval Irish: language and literature. Historical and comparative linguistics. Writing systems, in particular Ogam, Classical Modern Irish, Bardic poetry. The Grammatical and Syntactical tracts of the Classical Modern Irish poets. (Retired, but continues to teach.)

Christina Cleary, PhD

Early Irish Teaching Fellow (

Eimear Connick, PhD

Modern Irish Teaching Assistant

Deirdre Nic Chárthaigh, PhD

Modern Irish Teaching Assistant

Brianán Ní Bhuachalla

Early Irish Teaching Assistant