Our Team

Meet the team behind the Natural History Collections at the National Museum of Ireland



Areas of Expertise

Keeper Nigel Monaghan
  • Irish palaeontology
  • Ice Age mammals
  • Museum history
Assistant Keeper, Grade II Matthew Parkes  
  • Earth Science collections
  • Irish palaeontology & geology
Assistant Keeper, Grade II Paolo Viscardi
  • Zoology collections
  • Entomology collections