Pat Cooke, BA, MA (NUI) Research Interests: Cultural policy and management within the cultural sector, arts and heritage policies.
Dr Philip Cottrell, MA, PhD (St Andrew's) Research Interests: primarily 16th-century Venetian painting, but with wider interests in the theme of art and death in Europe 1400-1700, 17th-century English tomb sculpture, and 19th-century old master collecting in Britain.
Dr Nicola Figgis, MA, PhD (NUI) Research Interests: 17th-19th century Irish painting and patronage; Irish artists and patrons on the Grand Tour; the influence of foreign artists in Dublin 1720-1820; 18th-19th century Decorative Arts and collectors in Ireland and abroad.
Professor Kathleen James-Chakraborty, MA, PhD (UPenn) Research Interests: architectural history around the world since 1600.
Dr Róisín Kennedy, MLitt (Edin), PhD (NUI) Research Interests: Modern and contemporary art; Irish art and art institutions 1880 to present; modernism and nationalism, and the public and critical reception of art post 1800.
Dr John Loughman, MA, PhD (Lond) Research Interests: History & Visual Culture of the Low Countries in the 17th and 18th centuries; printmaking.
Dr Conor Lucey, MA, PhD (NUI) Research Interests: Domestic architecture in eighteenth-century Ireland, Britain and North America; architectural ornament and decoration; design and the decorative interior in Europe 1600-1840.
Dr Emily Mark-FitzGerald, MA (Indiana University), PhD (NUI) Research Interests: Irish art history, visual culture, museum/heritage studies and cultural policy from the 19th century to the present.
Dr Lynda Mulvin, MArchSc (Cons) (KU Louvain), PhD (Dub) Research Interests: Greek and Roman art and architecture; Medieval Art and Architecture; 19th-century art and architecture; conservation of archaeological sites and historic buildings.