Past Presidents of the American Conference for Irish Studies

  • 1962-1965: Gilbert Cahill, State University of New York at Cortland
  • 1965-1968: David H. Greene, New York University
  • 1968-1971: John V. Kelleher, Harvard University
  • 1971-1973: Harold Orel, University of Kansas
  • 1973-1975: John Rees Moore, Hollins College
  • 1975-1978: Lawrence J. McCaffrey, Loyola University, Chicago
  • 1978-1981: Emmet Larkin, University of Chicago
  • 1981-1983: Alan Ward, College of William and Mary
  • 1983-1985: Thomas Hachey, Marquette University
  • 1985-1987: Robert E. Rhodes, State University of New York at Cortland
  • 1987-1989: Maureen O’Rourke Murphy, Hofstra University
  • 1989-1991: James S. Donnelly, Jr., University of Wisconsin–Madison
  • 1991-1993: Mary Helen Thuente, Indiana University
  • 1993-1995: Blanche Touhill, University of Missouri-St. Louis
  • 1995-1997: James MacKillop, Onondaga Community College
  • 1997-1999: Lucy McDiarmid, Villanova University
  • 1999-2001: Nancy Curtin, Fordham University
  • 2001-2003: Michael Patrick Gillespie, Marquette University
  • 2003-2005: John P. Harrington, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • 2005-2007: Eamonn Wall, University of Missouri-St. Louis
  • 2007-2009: José Lanters, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • 2009-2011: James S. Rogers, University of St. Thomas
  • 2011-2013: Sean Farrell, Northern Illinois University
  • 2013-2015: Mary Trotter, University of Wisconsin–Madison
  • 2015-2017: Brian Ó Conchubhair, University of Notre Dame
  • 2017-2019: Timothy G. McMahon, Marquette University