Keogh, Prof D. & O Driscoll, Mervyn

Professor Dermot Keogh is Head of History at University College Cork. He is a graduate of UCD and received his PhD from European University Institute, Florence. He has been a Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson Centre, Washington DC on two occasions; a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Irish Studies at Queens University Belfast in 1990; and in 2002-3 he was a Jean Monnet Fellow at the EUI, Florence. He has held Fulbright professorships in the US on two occasions. A member of the Royal Irish Academy and one of the foremost authorities on the history of modern Ireland, his other interests include labour history, Church-State relations and Latin America.

Dr Mervyn ODriscoll is a lecturer in Modern History at University College Cork. He is the author of Ireland, Germany and the Nazis: Politics and Diplomacy (2004), and is working on a monograph on Anglo-American policy towards Charles de Gaulles nuclear weapons programme.