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

South Dakota State University Visit

On 20 August, the Centre for Shared Education was host to 25 staff and students from South Dakota State University. The visit was part of a First Year Seminar for incoming freshmen students. It...

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Dr James Nelson is awarded SCoTENS grant

Dr James Nelson from the Centre for Shared Education has been awarded a small ScoTENS Grant for a project entitled ‘Sharing Beliefs, Sharing Education’ which will investigate current...

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Centre colleagues present at Cape Peninsula University of Technology in Cape Town, South Africa

On 20 May 2016, Dr Rebecca Loader and Dr Danielle Blaylock presented at a seminar hosted by the Centre for International Teacher Education (CITE) at Cape Peninsula University of Technology in Cape...

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CSE staff member Michael Arlow presents at South African conference

Michael Arlow was a keynote discussant and panel member at the Teachers and Social Cohesion Roundtable held in Pretoria, South Africa. His presentation focussed on educational initiatives in...

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Atlantic Philanthropies PhD Studentship open for applications

Applications are now open for a full-time PhD (research) Atlantic Philanthropies (AP) sponsored studentship at the Queen’s University Belfast School of Education

The studentship will...

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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)