Education, Learning Environments and Professional Practice
The rate of change in the world requires us to develop a capacity to learn, grow and develop in order to maximise opportunities and thrive in these challenging environments.
Maynooth University is at the forefront of conducting critical research on a diversity of learning environments including formal, informal and work-place contexts. At its core, our work links teaching and education research to real world situations and life as lived in communities across the globe.
Maynooth University is an ideal Host Institution for a Marie Skłodowska Curie Individual Fellowship and this cluster is interested in finding potential applicants. Find a mentor below or contact ELEPPresearch@mu.ie for more information.
Dr Sinéad McGilloway from the Dept of Psychology is carrying out the largest systematic study of an early years behaviour programme in Ireland based on The Incredible Years Parents, Teachers and Children Training Series.
A study commissioned by the Irish Research Council with the Family Support Agency, using Growing up in Ireland data, carried out by researchers at Maynooth University
On 21 October 2022 the Dutch government has approved the appointment of Professor Gert Biesta on the Education Council of the Netherlands.
Date: Friday, 28 October 2022
Dates of Conference: 12-16 June, 2023 We are now inviting application for participation in the third doctoral conference on Public Education and Public Pedagogy, hosted by Maynooth University's Centre for Public Education and Pedagogy. Deadline for submission: Monday, 16 January, 2023 Please see our website for further details
Date: Friday, 21 October 2022