About the Deputy President
Professor Daire Keogh, BA, BPh, MTh, PhD
Daire Keogh is Cregan Professor of History and Deputy President of Dublin City University.
He has served as President of St Patrick’s College Drumcondra since 2012, prior to which he was Senior Lecturer in the College’s History Department. He has published extensively, on the history of popular politics, religion and education in Ireland. A former Government of Ireland Senior Research Fellow, he is currently Principal Investigator of an Irish Research Council funded project to publish the extensive correspondence of Cardinal Paul Cullen.
Daire is a founding member of the European Quality Assurance Register Committee, the body charged by EU Governments with monitoring quality assurance in higher education across the continent. He is a Chartered Director and is a member of the following Boards: Women for Election; Centre for Cross Border Studies; Edmund Rice Schools Trust; and Dublin City University’s Governing Authority. He is Chair of the Board of St Patrick’s BNS in Drumcondra and Marley Grange NS in Rathfarnham and a member of the board of Management of Clongowes Wood College. He is a member of the Irish Association of the Order of Malta. He recently completed a term as a Council member of the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment.