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The Arts Dean Passionate About the Role of Literature, and of Universities

Prof Darryl Jones is the quintessential academic in his beliefs that college is a place to challenge ideology.
By Isla Hoe
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The Political Science Professor Leading Research and The Next Generation to A Bright Future

Prof Raj Chari on bringing science into politics, why Trinity students are the smartest and why he starts every lecture with a political song.
By Rachael Kilduff
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A Pioneer in Contemporary Irish Art Research and Engaging with Local Artists

At the cutting edge of research in Irish art, Yvonne Scott discusses supporting contemporary Irish artists and engaging with galleries and museums.
By Arianna Schardt
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The Ambitious Scientific Leader Embracing Art and Creating New Perspectives

Director of the CONNECT research centre and Professor of Engineering and the Arts, Linda Doyle, on combining her passion for science and the arts.
By Kathleen McNamee
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Hall’s Most Reasonable Resident on Educating Students and Introducing Them to Independent Life

Jenna Clarke Molloy talks to Trinity Hall Warden, Brendan Tangney, about his passion for teaching and why Halls remains a unique institution.
By Jenna Clarke Molloy
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The Former Dean of Research at the Forefront of Brain Health Worldwide

Across a diverse career, Professor Emeritus Ian Robertson, the founding director of Trinity College Institute of Neuroscience, is most proud of his theory of 'cognitive reserve'.
By Bláithín Wilson
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Helping Students is What Makes Trinity a “Glorious Place” for Trinity’s Most Beloved Chaplain

For Trinity's Methodist Chaplain, Rev Julian Hamilton, feeding students, discussing their problems and holding religious events is all part of a fulfilling day's work in college.
By Jenna Clarke Molloy
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For the Head of Trinity’s Nursing, an Unconventional Route Through a Look at Addiction

For the Head of Trinity's School of Nursing and Midwifery, Prof Catherine Comiskey, it was the study of addition that brought her to lead one of the world's top departments.
By Kathleen McNamee
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Ireland’s First Full Professor of Neurology, Leading in Research and Guidance

Academic Director of the Trinity Biomedical and Science Institute, Prof Orla Hardiman is a pioneer in research who strives to create opportunities for those around her.
By Kathleen McNamee
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The New Dean of Graduate Studies, Fearless in Kindness and Controversy

Unafraid of confronting the most contentious of topics, Dr Neville Cox brings wit to pressing at the boundaries of critical thinking.
By Charlotte Ryan