Centre for Shared Education


Prof Joanne Hughes
Professor of Education

Other Staff Members:

Dr Danielle Blaylock
Miss Stephanie Burns
Dr Caitlin Donnelly
Dr Gavin Duffy
Prof Tony Gallagher
Dr Marina Stefania-Giannakaki
Prof Ruth Leitch
Dr Cathal McManus
Dr Aisling O'Boyle
Dr Paddy Walsh

Research Students:

Ms Barbara Curran
Ms Carol Day
Ms Erika Frank
Ms Helen Hanna
Ms Rebecca Loader
Ms Jeanette McKevitt
Mr Gareth Robinson

News from the Centre for Shared Education

Joanne Hughes keynote address in Moscow

Professor Joanne Hughes, UNESCO Chair and Director of the Centre for Shared Education, delivers a keynote address at the City of Moscow University, where an international conference on Education...

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Connecting with Shared Education in Israel

Joanne Hughes, Rebecca Loader and Michael Arlow visited Israel in November to develop existing relationships and explore new possibilities for international collaboration on Shared Education,...

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Sharing Education in Israel and Northern Ireland

From 7-11 November Professor Tony Gallagher and Dr Gavin Duffy visited Israel to work on shared education. Since their first visit to two schools there four years ago, many Jewish and Arab schools...

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CSE staff at the Shared Education Learning Forum (SELF) conference, 24-25 November

SELF is an independent body (funded by The Atlantic Philanthropies) through which practitioners of shared education can share their experiences and knowledge and discuss the potential of shared...

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New ESRC funded project: Education in divided societies

The Centre for Shared Education, along with other Queen’s University colleagues from the Centre for Identity and Intergroup Relations and the Senator George J...

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Hughes, J. and Loader, R. (2016) '‘Plugging the Gap’: Shared Education and the promotion of community relations through schools in Northern Ireland', British Educational Research Journal  (in press).

Hewstone, M. and Hughes, J. (2015) ‘Reconciliation in Northern Ireland: The value of intergroup contact’, BJPsych International (in press)

Kenworthy, J. B., Voci, A., Al Ramiah, A., Tausch, N., Hughes, J., and Hewstone, M. (2015) ‘Building trust in a post-conflict society: An integrative model of intergroup contact and intergroup emotions’, The Journal of Conflict Resolution (in press)