Dr Brian Dornan

14600554741_d7db8cec12_o-2Born Paircnasilla, Co.Kerry, educated at Presentation College, Glasthule, Co.Dublin. Studied Archaeology, History and Geography at UCD. Did a M.A in Archaeology at UCD, and worked with Prof. Barry Raftery at Rathgall, also with Prof. Seamus Caulfield at Glenulra (now Ceide fields) and Belderrig, Co.Mayo.
Taught at, and became Principal in Dundrum College, Co.Dublin. Did an M.A in Local History, at NUI Maynooth, followed by a Phd in Maynooth. Was CEO for the Airfield Trust, in Co.Dublin.
Published a book entitled- ‘Mayos lost islands, the Inishkeas’.Retired from teaching in 2009. Became Hon.Treasurer in Jan.2013. Lives in Dundrum Co.Dublin.