IAPH committee member, Chair of the Irish Section of the Huguenot Society.
Researcher at the Royal Irish Academy.
|Areas of expertise||
Early modern Irish and European History
Early modern History; Irish politics; Huguenot diaspora; Williamite war; War of Spanish Succession; seventeenth century; eighteenth century
Researcher, Royal Irish Academy, present.
Archivist, ESB, 2022.
Archivist/Team Lead, Eneclann, 2021-2022.
Researcher, Mother and Baby Homes Commission of Investigation, 2016-2017, and 2018-2021.
Consultant, Oireachtas Library, Oct/Nov 2012.
|Management & Administrative experience||
Archivist on Duty, Manuscripts Department of the National Library of Ireland, 2013-2014.
Irish, European, and Australian History.
Mount Merrion Historical Society, Dublin, 5 January 2023: ‘the Huguenots in Ireland’.
Randolph Vigne memorial lecture, London, November 2022: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lymiesxFxZM
Participation in Abarta audioguide on the Huguenot Cemetery on Merrion Row, 2021.
‘Irishmen in the service of Spain and migration to the new world: the case of Hugo OconĂłr’, Royal Irish Academy event, 20 February 2020.
âHugo OconĂłr, Founder of Tucsonâ, Public Lecture on the theme âthe Irish in Latin Americaâ, complementing an exhibit put together by the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs, at the Irish Cultural Centre and McClelland Library, Phoenix, Arizona, 23 March 2019.
Public lecture on the long-term context of the Troubles, at the McClelland Irish Library, September 2017.
Historical walking tour of Dublin co-organised by the French Embassy in Ireland and the Huguenot society, March 2017.
Public lecture on painter Lemercier and WWI at the National Gallery of Ireland, March 2015.
Public lecture on the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes, organised as part of the exhibition on Louis XIV at Trinity College Dublin, November 2011.
|Committees & Associations||
Committee member, 2012-2021, and Chair, Huguenot Society of Great Britain and Ireland, Irish section, 2021-present.
Member, Eighteenth Century Irish Society, 2008-2021.
Committee member, IAPH, 2021-present.
Member, Groupe de recherche en Histoire des Protestantismes, 2011-present.
Member, Archives and Records Association, 2020-2022.
Dr BrĂd McGrath Fellowship, 2022.
Maddock Fellowship, Marshâs Library, 2019 – conducted April 2021.
Serving France, Ireland and England: Ruvigny, earl of Galway, 1648-1720 (Routledge, 2018).
The Diary and Account Book of Ălie BouhĂ©reau, 1643-1719 (Irish Manuscript Commission: Dublin, 2019), co-edited with A. Prendergast.
‘Financial Networks and the Payment of Military Pensions, 1692â1720’, in Vivienne Larminie (ed), Huguenot Networks, 1560â1780: The Interactions and Impact of a Protestant Minority in Europe (Routledge, 2017), pp 173-186. This paper is available on my Academia.edu page.
‘DĂ©putĂ© GĂ©nĂ©ral in France and in exile: Henri de Ruvigny, Earl of Galway’, in Jane McKee and Randolph Vigne (eds), The Huguenots, France, Exile and Diaspora (Brighton, Sussex Academic Press, 2013), pp 145-154. This paper is available on my Academia.edu page.
|Peer Reviewed Journals||
‘La Politique exterieure de Guillaume III: l’ambassade de Lord Galway a Turin et les Vaudois’, Riforma e movimenti religiosi, x (Dec. 2021), pp 139-170.
‘Huguenot property in Ireland’, Huguenot Society Journal, xxx, no. 3 (Sept. 2015), pp 346-357. This paper is available on my Academia.edu page.
‘Contesting and upholding the rights of the Irish Parliament in 1698: the arguments of William Molyneux and Simon Clement’, Parliaments, Estates and Representation, xxxiv, issue 1 (April 2014), pp 22-39. An accepted manuscript version of this paper is available on the Oireachtas website.
‘Ălie BouhĂ©reau 1643-1719’ in Saint Patrick’s People (Autumn 2019), pp 8-10.
https://www.huguenotsociety.org.uk/blog/the-huguenot-settlement-at-portarlington-ireland (June 2021)
Translations: Barbara Walsh, Hubert Latham, un pilote mĂ©connu, 1883-1912 (Paris: Les Ăditions de l’Officine, 2013).