Seaghan Mac an tSionnaigh
FULBRIGHT TEACHING SCHOLAR
Seaghan has previously worked as Irish tutor at UL, Limerick, as visiting Irish Language Scholar at Concordia University, Montreal, and is currently the Irish Fulbright FLTA at the University of Notre Dame. Seaghan began his academic career at Mary Immaculate College where he graduated a first class honours degree in the Liberal Arts. He went on to write his Master’s thesis on Irish lexicography there too, and this was published by Coiscéim under the title Focail agus Foclóireacht T. O’Neill Lane (2013). In 2014, he began his PhD in Irish folklore at MIC, and he recently completed a successful defense of this thesis, with graduation to take place in late October.
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