Luke Drury

Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies

Prof Luke Drury, MRIA (DIAS and UCD) is an astrophysicist and Emeritus Professor in the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies. He has been International Relations Secretary and President of the Royal Irish Academy and is currently a board member of ALLEA as well as a member of the Euro-ISC management group. He has a particular interest in issues of policy for science and the civic responsibilities of scientists and scholars. He was co-PI along with Prof Maria Baghramian of the interdisciplinary project on Expert Disagreement WEXD and a member of the joint ALLEA and British Academy working group on Trust, Truth and Expertise. He brings the perspective of a natural scientist interested in issues of policy to the project.