Brian McMurry, b. 1931 (Recording II)
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Brian McMurry, b. 1931 (Recording II)


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Track 1: His return to Trinity College from Lagos in 1966, becoming Reader in Chemistry, and the prevailing conditions at the College. Track 2: Recalling living and working at the College from 1959 during exciting timesTrack 3: In 1974 Chair in Organic Chemistry. Track 4: His posts at Trinity College, including Dean of Graduate Studies, and Treasurer of Trinity Colle Trust. He was also a Council Member of the Higher Education Authority from 1982. Track 5: The 1980s, as Senior Fellow and Registrar. Reflections on the student disturbances of the time. Track 6: His role as Senior Fellow, serving on the Board from 1982–2001. Track 7: His research workTrack 8: His election as a Member of the Royal Irish Academy in 1959, and his subsequent work. The challenges and achievements of a long academic career.

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Trinity College, Dublin, Collection



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48 hours

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10.88 MB, 9.86 MB, 7.07 MB, 19.54 MB, 7.48 MB, 19.82 MB, 10.83 MB

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Fellow Emeritus, Professor of Organic Chemistry

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Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore