Prof. Joseph Johnston SFTCD


Professor Joseph Johnston, b. 1890 Castlecaulfield, Co Tyrone; educated Dugannon Royal School (1902-1906), Trinity College Dublin (1906-1910) and Oxford University (1910-1912); Fellow of Trinity College 1913; author of 'Civil War in Ulster' 1913 (republished 1999); Albert Kahn Travelling Fellow 1914-1915; Barrington lecturer 1921-1932; author of The Nemesis of Economic Nationalism (1934); represented TCD in the Seanad on several occasions between 1938 and 1954; foundation member of Irish Association; Professor of Applied Economics in TCD 1939; elected to membership of Royal Irish Academy 1943; author of Bishop Berkeley's Querist in Historical Perspective (1970); died 1972.