Thomas Patrick Dunning (? — 1973) was a scholar of Anglo-Saxon at University College Dublin, and a priest and member of the Congregatio Missionis. Dunning was a former student of J.R.R. Tolkien; the latter started supervising Dunning's thesis on 17 October 1952.
 Bibliography, selected
- 1937: Piers Plowman: An Interpretation of the A-Text (Dublin: Talbot Press; also London: Longmans)
- 1969: The Wanderer (co-editor with A.J. Bliss)
- 1962: English and Medieval Studies Presented to J.R.R. Tolkien on the Occasion of his Seventieth Birthday
- "God and Man in Troilus and Criseyde"
 See also