Linda Doyle is the 45th Provost & President of Trinity College Dublin, University of Dublin. In August 2021, she began her ten-year tenure in this role after serving as Trinity’s Vice President for Research.
As Professor of Engineering & the Arts in Trinity, Linda’s research expertise is in the fields of wireless communications, cognitive radio, reconfigurable networks, spectrum management and creative arts practices. She was the founding Director of CONNECT – the world leading Science Foundation Ireland research centre for future networks and communications, She has raised over €70 million in research funding in the past decade and published widely in her field.
Linda has advocated for change in spectrum management practices and has played a role in spectrum policy at national and international levels. Currently, she is Chair of the Ofcom Spectrum Advisory Board in the UK. She has been a passionate advocate for women in STEM and has been involved in several programmes to encourage wider access to third-level education.
Dr Doyle holds an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering (B.E.) from University College Cork, and an M.Sc., Ph.D., and P.G.DIP. STATS from Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin. She is a Fellow of Trinity College Dublin.