B.A. (St. Ambrose University, Iowa); M.A. (University of Limerick); Ph.D. (Maynooth University)
Areas of Interest
Dr Eric Derr is the Coordinator of the International Office and is an active member of the Academic Resource Team. His primary responsibilities in overseeing the International Office are to lead a team of faculty members to teach the Irish Experience course, monitor immigration compliance, organise the American student orientation, provide academic advising for American study abroad students and develop new initiatives that strengthen existing international partnerships. In addition to his international activities, he is an historian of Ireland in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries with a focus on the Irish Catholic episcopal corps.