Professor of Medieval History; Director of Research, Ancient and Medieval History

Marie Therese Flanagan is a graduate of University College Dublin and the University of Oxford. She is a former Vice-President of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, a former President of the Ulster Society for Irish Historical Studies. She currently acts as International Relations Secretary of the Royal Irish Academy and is on its Executive Committee and Council. She is a member of the AHRC Peer Review College.

Her research interests are focused on twelfth-century Ireland and span the conventional historiographical division between the Gaelic and Anglo-Norman periods.