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Damian McManus, PhD, MRIA, FTCD

Head of Department, Professor of Old Irish (

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.


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.


Eoin Mac Cárthaigh, PhD

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

Lecturer in Modern Irish

Modern Irish literature


Chantal Kobel

Early Irish Teaching Assistant