Centre for Shared Education

News from the Centre for Shared Education


Professor Joanne Hughes has been awarded a prestigious UNESCO Chair in ‘Globalizing a Shared Education Model for Improving Relations in Divided Societies’....

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Key Inequalities in Education research report launched

On 6th October 2015, the Equality Commission held an event at Malone College to launch the research report Key Inequalities in Education, authored by Dr Stephanie...

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Dutch delegation meet with Centre for Shared Education Director, Professor Joanne Hughes

On 4th October Professor Joanne Hughes met with a delegation of Dutch Educationalists who are visiting Northern Ireland to explore innovations in education that may...

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Staff from the Centre present research findings at the European Educational Research Association Conference in Budapest, Hungary

The annual conference of the European Educational Research Association was held on 7-11 September 2015 at Corvinus University in Budapest. The theme of the conference...

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Centre for Shared Education British Educational Research Association (BERA) conference contributions

The BERA conference 2015 was hosted at Queen’s University, with staff from the Centre for Shared Education delivering contributions showcasing their recent...

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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)