Dr Richard Hayes
Dr Richard Hayes is Vice President for Strategy at Waterford Institute of Technology. He is a graduate of St Patrick’s College Maynooth and of University College Dublin and has taught English at a number of higher education institutions in Ireland and abroad.
He has published a number of articles and book chapters on American theatre, American cinema, Irish poetry and Irish literature.
He is a member of the “Performing the Region” research team currently working on a number of projects relating to the theatre of Waterford city and the larger region. He has also engaged in research on higher education policy.