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Dr Claire McGlynn

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Claire McGlynn

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Research Interests

My research interests include integrated, multicultural and intercultural education, education for social cohesion in conflict and post-conflict societies, peace education and teacher education for diversity.

Teaching

I teach education in divided societies, diversity and inclusion at all levels in the School of Education: PhD, EdD, MEd, MSc and PGCE.

Achievements and Distinctions

  • Coordinator of Education Studies (PGCE)  2013-
  • Awarded the first Jackie Kirk Outstanding Book Award by the Comparative and International Education Society in Montreal for McGlynn, C., Zembylas, M., Bekerman, Z. and Gallagher, T. (2009) (eds) Peace education in conflict and post-conflict societies: comparative perspectives. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 2011
  • Internationalisation Champion, School of Education, 2011-2012
  • Member of School Management Board, 2011-2012
  • Coordinator of EdD, Doctorate in Education, 2009-2012
  • Coordinator of MSc Diversity and Inclusion in Education (with Ulrike Niens), 2006-2012
  • A Director of the Northern Ireland Council for Integrated Education, 2010-2012
  • Convener of the Peace Education Commission of the International Peace Research Association, 2010-2012
  • Chair, Peace Education Special Interest Group, American Educational Research Association, 2009-2010
  • Program Chair, Peace Education Special Interest Group, American Educational Research Association, 2008-2009
  • Member of Editorial Board of the Journal of Peace Education, 2006-
  • Member of Editorial Board of Education Sciences, 2010-

Other

  • Integrated Peace Education: Global Network for Practice and Research. NICIE, C. McGlynn, Z. Bekerman and M. Zembylas, in conjunction with the Northern Ireland Council for Integrated Education [NICIE]. Funded by the Open Society (2011-12, £14,600).
  • Enhancing inter-ethnic dialogue and collaboration, ECD/Education programme in Macedonia. With J.Hughes (Principal Investigator), C.Donnelly, L.Emerson and K.Carlisle. UNICEF (2010-12, £85,369).
  • Characteristics of good educational practice in integrated schools in response to cultural diversity in Northern Ireland Esmee Fairbairn Foundation, (2008-2012, £2500) Principal Investigator.
  • Teachers' understandings of reconciliation and inclusion (2007-9) With colleagues from the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, the University of South Australia, the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa, the University of Cyprus and the Open University of Cyprus.
  • Response to cultural diversity, International Fund for Ireland, (2007-8, £5000). Principal Investigator.
  • Integrating education, International Fund for Ireland, (2006-8, £6062). Principal Investigator.
  • Sustained Peace Education for Social Cohesion in International Conflict and Post Conflict Societies, Alan B. Slifka Foundation, New York, (2004-6, $15,000).With Z.Bekerman, Hebrew University, Jerusalem.

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