Poul Holm

Poul Holm


History, Dr.Phil. University of Aarhus, Denmark

Prior Work:

Chair, Danish Research Counil for the HumanitiesPresident, Roskilde University, DenmarkAcademic Director, Trinity Long Room Hub, Trinity College Dublin, IrelandChair, Monitoring Emerging Research Trends in Social Sciences and Humanities METRIS, (EU Directorate General for Research)
Member of Steering Committee, Arts and Humanities Research Council (UK), Landscape and Environment Programme
Member, Census of Marine Life, Scientific Steering Committee (global)


Current Position/Responsibilities:

Trinity Long Room Hub Professor of Humanities, Trinity College Dublin, IrelandChair, History of Marine Animal Populations
President, European Consortium of Humanities Institutes and CentresPI, Mellon European Observatory on the New Human Condition


Areas of Research Interest:

Coastal Environmental Change Coastal Zone Ecosystems and Management Digital Humanities Early development of Dublin
Economic History Environment & Society Fish, Fisheries Humanities
Marine Marine Ecosystems Marine Sciences, Maritime Studies Medieval Europe
Medieval History Urban and economic history Vikings Wetlands
Environmental history


Research Projects: History of Marine Animal Populations, Human Condition in the Anthropocene