Our Mission

Irish Studies
The aims of the Institute are to:
  • encourage and facilitate multidisciplinary research at Queens by acting as a focus and a forum for ongoing work;
  • promote and develop interdisciplinary research in Irish Studies at Queen’s University;
  • co–ordinate multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary teaching in Irish studies at Queen’s University;
  • present and represent, to the local community, to the wider academy, and to policy–makers, the broad range of research and teaching in Irish Studies at Queen’s;
  • facilitate the development of strategic partnerships between Queen’s University, the local community and the wider national and international academy.