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Assoc Professor

Paul Rouse

Associate Professor
School of History
University College Dublin, School of History, Newman Building Belfield Dublin 4

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My main research interest lies in the history of sport, and in Irish social and cultural history in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.I am currently a director of the Century Ireland Project ( ireland) and editor of am also a former reporter with Prime Time Investigates in RTÉ. One of the documentaries I have made is Lost Generation (, which told the plight of elderly Irish citizens who live in Britain. I also worked on the Leas Cross nursing home programme and on documentaries for TG4, including as producer-director for one on the Tailteann Games. I work as a historical consultant on TV programmes and was also the Historical Consultant on the RTÉ Reflecting the Rising event on Easter Monday, 2016.


  • BA
    University College Dublin
  • MA
    University College Dublin
  • PhD
    University College Dublin


  • French
    Can read, write, speak and understand
  • Irish
    Can read, write, speak and understand
  • Spanish; Castilian
    Can read, write, speak and understand