University of Galway
Irish Research Council


Dr Pádraic Moran

Principal Investigator; lead researcher for component M

Pádraic Moran is a Lecturer in Classics at the University of Galway, with research interests in the cultural history of Late Antiquity and the early Middle Ages, focusing on education, scholarship and language interaction—especially Latin (including Hiberno-Latin), Greek and Old Irish.

He has published widely on Latin and Old Irish grammars, glosses and glossaries. These include digital editions of early Irish glossaries and Irish glosses on Priscian's Latin grammar; a 592-page monograph edition of the seventh-century text De origine scoticae linguae (O'Mulconry's Glossary); Irish manuscripts of Latin texts; and broader comparative cultural studies, with a special interest in Japan and East Asia.


Pádraic Moran

Chiara Corongiu

PhD Researcher, component L1

Chiara Corongiu is a graduate of the University of Cagliari, where she studied Classical Philology. She has broad research interests in Latin and Greek language and literature. Her role on the GLOSSAM project involves analysing the reception of Latin literature and the Latin learned tradition based on the evidence of glosses in Irish manuscripts.


Humanities Postdoctoral Researcher, component L2

See Vacancies.


Computer Science Postdoctoral Researcher, component G2

A one-year post, starting in September 2023. For more information, contact Pádraic Moran.