Faculty Directory--John Gibney

John Gibney
John Gibney



The National Endowment for the Humanities Fellow for 2006-2007 was John Gibney. Gibney received both a B.A. Honors Degree and a Ph.D. in History from Trinity College Dublin. His dissertation is a study of the impact of the Popish Plot and Exclusion Crisis (1678-81) upon Ireland. In addition to his work as a contributor to BBC Northern Ireland and the Royal Irish Academy Dictionary of Irish Biography, Gibney has published widely on seventeenth-century Irish History in notable publications such as Irish Historical Studies and History Ireland.