School of History
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University College Dublin, School of History, Newman Building Belfield Dublin 4
Council for Hispano-Irish Historical Studies29 Oct 2015
Chester Beatty Library, Dublin Castle20 Apr 2012
Executive Committee of the Council for Spanish-Irish Historical Studies1 Mar 2011
Japanese Ambassadorial Commendation2010
This award was presented by H.E. the Japanese Ambassador to Ireland, Dr. Toshinao Urabe, in recognition of my teaching of Japanese History & International Relations and of my promotion of Japanese Studies at University College Dublin since 1995.
Spanish Royal Academy of History4 Dec 2008
Knight-Commander in the Royal Order of Isabel la Cat�lica: Encomienda en la Orden de Isabel la Cat�lica2007
This honour is in recognition of my research and publications concerning the historical ties between Ireland and Spain which were assessed by the Spanish Royal Academy of History and the Higher Council of Scientific Research in Madrid and for my valuable contribution to strengthening relations between both countries.
Spanish-Irish Historians Conference1 Nov 2006
Kerry Archaeological & Historical Society Heritage Award2006
In recognition of work in advising and supporting the Society�s work for the preservation and promotion of the County�s history & heritage.
Knight's Cross of the Austrian Order of Merit (Ritterskreuz des Silbernes Ehrenzeichen fur Verdienste an der Repubik Osterreich)2003
In recognition of my pioneering research and publications on Austrian-Irish Relations since 1600. This work was evaluated and recommended by five leading Austrian historians who are members of the Austrian Academy of Sciences.
Irish Historical Society1 Jan 1998