About the Deputy President
Professor Daire Keogh, BA, BPh, MTh, PhD
Daire Keogh is a Professor of History and Deputy President of Dublin City University.
He has served as President of St Patrick’s College Drumcondra (2012 - 16). 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; 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, and a member of the Board of the Centre for Cross Boarder Stuties (2012-17).