Programme Director, Masters In Voluntary and Community Sector Management
Applied Social Studies
William Thompson House
O'Donovan'S Road, Cork

W: http://www.ucc.ie/en/study/postgrad/what/acsss/masters/third-sector/
Lecturer
Applied Social Studies
APPLIED SOCIAL STUDIES
University College Cork
Cork
Ireland

T: +353-21-490-2616
E: f.ohadhmaill@ucc.ie
W: http://publish.ucc.ie/researchprofiles/A012/fohadhmaill
Lecturer
Applied Social Studies
University College Cork
Cork
Ireland

T: +353-21-490-3000
E: F.OhAdhmaill@ucc.ie

Dr. Féilim Ó hAdhmaill is a lecturer in the School of Applied Social Studies, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland.  He is Programme Director for the Masters in Voluntary and Community Sector Managment and also teaches social policy across a number of degree programmes including the B.Soc.Sc, the Bachelor in Youth and Community Work, and the B.Soc.Sc in Social Work.  He also coordinates the 'Conflict, Transformation and Peace Building Specialism on the Masters in Social Policy.

Feilim graduated from the University of Ulster with a BSc(Hons) in 1983 followed by a PhD in Social Policy in 1990. His PhD thesis was concerned with community organisation and the conflict in the North of Ireland.  

Feilim also holds a Diploma in European Humanities from the Open University, a Diploma in TEFL, a Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (U.C.C.) and the Dioplóma sa Ghaeilge Fheidhmeach (U.C.C.).  In additon he is also a qualified therapeutic counsellor.

Felim has a background in teaching at both university and community level and is also an experienced researcher.  His current research and teaching interests include:

  • Conflict and Peace Building processes globally
  • N.Ireland Conflict and Peace Process
  • Global and Comparative Social Policy
  • Social Policy and Human rights
  • Educational Disadvantage
  • Voluntary and Community Sector

He invites inquiries from propective students interested in carrying out PhD research in any of the above areas.

He is a research associate with the Institute for Social Sciences in the 21st Century (ISS21) and a member of the Civil Society research cluster and is currently supervising PhD students in the areas of community change and educational policy.
 
Feilim is a member of the

College of Arts Academic Development Committee

College of Arts Graduate Studies Committee

School of Applied Social Studies' Research Committee
School of Applied Social Studies' Graduate Studies Committee

UCC CARL/Science Shop Committee

He also has a strong background working in the community and voluntary sector North and South and has served on the Boards of several community and voluntary bodies at national and local level.  Tá suim mhór aige fosta sa Ghaeilge agus i gcur chun cinn na Gaeilge. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feilim's current research interests include:

Conflict and Peace Building processes globally
N.Ireland Conflict and Peace ProcessGlobal and Comparative Social PolicySocial Policy and Human rightsEducational DisadvantageVoluntary and Community Sector

He invites inquiries from propective students interested in carrying out PhD research in any of the above areas.

He is a research associate with the Institute for Social Sciences in the 21st Century (ISS21) and a member of the European Network for Conflict Research (ENCoRe).  He is currently supervising PhD students in the areas of community change and educational policy.
 
Feilim is a member of the

College of Arts
Academic Development Committee

College of Arts Graduate Studies Committee

School of Applied Social Studies' Research Committee
School of Applied Social Studies' Graduate Studies Committee
UCC CARL/Science Shop Committee

He also has a strong background working in the community and voluntary sector North and South and has served on the Boards of several community and voluntary bodies at national and local level.  Tá suim mhór aige fosta sa Ghaeilge agus i gcur chun cinn na Gaeilge. 



Book Chapters

 YearPublication
(2012)'Community Development, Conflict and Power in the North of Ireland'
O'hAdhmaill, Feilim (2012) 'Community Development, Conflict and Power in the North of Ireland' In: Community Development (Jackson, A., & O'Doherty, C., eds. ;). Dublin: Gill and MacMillan. Globe icon [Details]
(2002)'Training Policy in West Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F; (2002) 'Training Policy in West Belfast' In: Hamilton, Douglas and Charlie Fisher (eds.) (2002) `Mapping West Belfast: A Statistical Overview of Socio-economic Disadvantage¿, Belfast: West Belfast Economic Forum. Belfast: West Belfast Economic Forum. [Details]
(1990)'The Political Vetting of Glor na nGael'
O hAdhmaill, F.; (1990) 'The Political Vetting of Glor na nGael' In: Ó hAdhmaill, F., & Watt, P., (eds) Political Vetting of Community Work in Northern Ireland, NICVA, Belfast. Belfast: NICVA/Regency Press. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

 YearPublication
(2013)'The Catholic Church and Revolution in Ireland'
O'hAdhmaill, F., (2013) 'The Catholic Church and Revolution in Ireland'. 43 :1-25 Globe icon [Details]
(2012)'Diversity and expansion: charting the needs of a community in change'
Dorrity, Claire and Ó hAdhmaill, Féilim (2012) 'Diversity and expansion: charting the needs of a community in change'. Working for Change: The Irish Journal of Community Work, a, (3):108-123 Globe icon [DOI] [Details]
(2010)'A consideration of love labour in informal caring: family caring in Ireland'
O'Riordan, J., Ó hAdhmaill, F., & Duggan, H. ; (2010) 'A consideration of love labour in informal caring: family caring in Ireland'. Irish Journal of Sociology, 18 (1):82-99 Globe icon [Details]
(1989)'Irish and the New Education Reforms¿ in British Journal of Educational Studies, Vol. No. 1, February, l989, pp.72-77, Exeter'
O hAdhmaill, F. ; (1989) 'Irish and the New Education Reforms¿ in British Journal of Educational Studies, Vol. No. 1, February, l989, pp.72-77, Exeter'. British Journal of Educational Studies, 37 (1):72-77 Globe icon [Details]
(1988)'The Belfast Urban Area Plan'
O hAdhmaill, F. ; (1988) 'The Belfast Urban Area Plan'. Studies, 77 (306):187-191 Globe icon [Details]
(1988)'An Ghaeilge i mBéal Feirste, in An tUltach, Vol.65, No.8, pp.11-13, August, l988, Dungannon'
O hAdhmaill, F; (1988) 'An Ghaeilge i mBéal Feirste, in An tUltach, Vol.65, No.8, pp.11-13, August, l988, Dungannon'. An tUltach, 65 (8):11-13 [Details]
(1986)'Belfast: The Irish Language, in Eire-Ireland Vol. XX1, No. 1, pp. 146-150, Winter 1986, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA'
O hAdhmaill, F; (1986) 'Belfast: The Irish Language, in Eire-Ireland Vol. XX1, No. 1, pp. 146-150, Winter 1986, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA'. Eire-Ireland, [Details]

Other Journals

 YearPublication
(2008)'Sinn Fein set out need for all-Ireland health strategy'
Ó hAdhmaill, Féilim; (2008) 'Sinn Fein set out need for all-Ireland health strategy' Irish Democrat, . Globe icon [Details]
(1993)'The Last Border in Europe?, Just News, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 4-7, January 1993, Belfast. (CAJ.)'
O hAdhmaill, F; (1993) 'The Last Border in Europe?, Just News, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 4-7, January 1993, Belfast. (CAJ.)' Just News, . Globe icon [Details]
(1992)'Few Surprises in Fair Employment Monitoring Report, Just News, Vol. 7, No. 4, p.6, April 1992, Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F; (1992) 'Few Surprises in Fair Employment Monitoring Report, Just News, Vol. 7, No. 4, p.6, April 1992, Belfast' Just News, . Globe icon [Details]
(1992)'Fair Employment; Monitoring Figures Released, Scope, No. 132, p.9, April 1992, Belfast (Independent monthly Social Policy and Voluntary Sector Review for N.I.)'
O hAdhmaill, F. ; (1992) 'Fair Employment; Monitoring Figures Released, Scope, No. 132, p.9, April 1992, Belfast (Independent monthly Social Policy and Voluntary Sector Review for N.I.)' SCOPE, . [Details]
(1992)'SACHR Report on Imbalance in Educational Provision, Just News, Vol. 7, No. 6, p.6, June 1992, Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F. ; (1992) 'SACHR Report on Imbalance in Educational Provision, Just News, Vol. 7, No. 6, p.6, June 1992, Belfast' Just News, . Globe icon [Details]
(1992)'Racism Debate Begins to Gather Momentum, Scope, No. 131, pp. 6-7, January 1992, Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F; (1992) 'Racism Debate Begins to Gather Momentum, Scope, No. 131, pp. 6-7, January 1992, Belfast' SCOPE, . [Details]
(1991)'Political Vetting Re-Visited, Just News, Vol. 6, No. 11, pp. 2-3, December, l991 Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F. ; (1991) 'Political Vetting Re-Visited, Just News, Vol. 6, No. 11, pp. 2-3, December, l991 Belfast' Just News, . Globe icon [Details]
(1991)'It's Trust That's Lacking: Trust-Status and the NHS, Fortnight, No. 299, pp. 27-28, October 1991, Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F. ; (1991) 'It's Trust That's Lacking: Trust-Status and the NHS, Fortnight, No. 299, pp. 27-28, October 1991, Belfast' Fortnight, . [Details]
(1991)'Human Rights Concerns in the UK, Just News, Vol 6, No. 8, ppo.5-6, Sept, l991 Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F.; (1991) 'Human Rights Concerns in the UK, Just News, Vol 6, No. 8, ppo.5-6, Sept, l991 Belfast' Just News, . Globe icon [Details]
(1991)'The Government and the Irish Language, Just News, Vol. 6, No. 4, p.2 April 1991, Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F; (1991) 'The Government and the Irish Language, Just News, Vol. 6, No. 4, p.2 April 1991, Belfast' Just News, . Globe icon [Details]
(1991)'The I.F.I. How much hype, how much substance?, Scope, No. 129, pp. 14-17, April, l991, Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F.; (1991) 'The I.F.I. How much hype, how much substance?, Scope, No. 129, pp. 14-17, April, l991, Belfast' Scope, . [Details]
(1991)'Community Development in Protestant Areas'
O'hAdhmaill, F. (1991) 'Community Development in Protestant Areas' SCOPE, :8-9. [Details]
(1991)'Civil Liberties in Northern Ireland: The Case for a Bill of Rights!, Scope, No. 129, pp. 10-11, April 1991, Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F.; (1991) 'Civil Liberties in Northern Ireland: The Case for a Bill of Rights!, Scope, No. 129, pp. 10-11, April 1991, Belfast' Scope, . [Details]
(1990)'SACHR Report on Discrimination, Just News, Vol.5, No.9, p.6 Oct. 1990, Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F; (1990) 'SACHR Report on Discrimination, Just News, Vol.5, No.9, p.6 Oct. 1990, Belfast' Just News, . Globe icon [Details]
(1990)'Political Vetting and Community Work, Scope, No. 127, pp. 14-16, Oct. 1990, Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F. ; (1990) 'Political Vetting and Community Work, Scope, No. 127, pp. 14-16, Oct. 1990, Belfast' Scope, . [Details]
(1990)'Joyriding: A Joyless Phenomenon, Scope, No. 128, pp. 10-12, Dec. 1990, Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F. ; (1990) 'Joyriding: A Joyless Phenomenon, Scope, No. 128, pp. 10-12, Dec. 1990, Belfast' Scope, . [Details]
(1990)'A Language Rights Charter for Irish Speakers, Just News, Vol. 5, No. 6, p.5 June 1990, Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F.; (1990) 'A Language Rights Charter for Irish Speakers, Just News, Vol. 5, No. 6, p.5 June 1990, Belfast' Just News, . Globe icon [Details]
(1988)'Plean Forbartha Bhéal Feirste, in Comhar, pp.12-14, July, l988, Dublin'
O hAdhmaill, F. ; (1988) 'Plean Forbartha Bhéal Feirste, in Comhar, pp.12-14, July, l988, Dublin' COMHAR, . Globe icon [DOI] [Details]
(1988)'Belfast Urban Area Plan: The Background to the Inquiry, in Welfare Rights News, NO. 13, pp.5-7, May 1988, Belfast. (Belfast Law Centre'
O hAdhmaill, F. ; (1988) 'Belfast Urban Area Plan: The Background to the Inquiry, in Welfare Rights News, NO. 13, pp.5-7, May 1988, Belfast. (Belfast Law Centre' Welfare Rights News, . [Details]
(1988)'The Belfast Urban Area Plan: What Went Wrong, in Catalyst, No. 14, pp.2-3, Jan./Feb. 1988, Belfast, Community Technical Aid, N.I.)'
O hAdhmaill, F; (1988) 'The Belfast Urban Area Plan: What Went Wrong, in Catalyst, No. 14, pp.2-3, Jan./Feb. 1988, Belfast, Community Technical Aid, N.I.)' Catalyst, . [Details]
(1988)'Iarann an Tuaiscirt, in Agus, Vol.XXV111, No. 7, pp.16-19, July, l988, Cork'
O hAdhmaill, F. ; (1988) 'Iarann an Tuaiscirt, in Agus, Vol.XXV111, No. 7, pp.16-19, July, l988, Cork' Agus, . [Details]
(1988)'Belfast's Brave New Dawn: The Belfast Urban Area Plan, Commentary, No. 2, pp. 10-11, Winter/Spring 1988, Belfast. (Journal of Belfast Civic Trust)'
O hAdhmaill, F. ; (1988) 'Belfast's Brave New Dawn: The Belfast Urban Area Plan, Commentary, No. 2, pp. 10-11, Winter/Spring 1988, Belfast. (Journal of Belfast Civic Trust)' Journal of Belfast Civic Trust, . [Details]
(1988)'The Urban Development Corporation, Commentary, No. 3, pp. 22-23, Summer/Autumn 1988, Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F. ; (1988) 'The Urban Development Corporation, Commentary, No. 3, pp. 22-23, Summer/Autumn 1988, Belfast' Commentary, . [Details]
(1987)'Who's Shaping Our Future, in Catalyst, No. 13 pp. 1-2, Aug/Sept. l987, Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F; (1987) 'Who's Shaping Our Future, in Catalyst, No. 13 pp. 1-2, Aug/Sept. l987, Belfast' Catalyst, . [Details]
(1987)'The Belfast Urban Area Plan: Is More Consultation Needed?, in Commentary, No. 1, pp. 6-7, June l987, Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F; (1987) 'The Belfast Urban Area Plan: Is More Consultation Needed?, in Commentary, No. 1, pp. 6-7, June l987, Belfast' Commentary, . [Details]
(1986)'Community Planning for Education, in Catalyst, No. 11, pp.24-25, Nov/Dec 1986, Belfast'
O hAdhmaill, F; (1986) 'Community Planning for Education, in Catalyst, No. 11, pp.24-25, Nov/Dec 1986, Belfast' Catalyst, . [Details]

Conference Publications

 YearPublication
(2012)ESF-LiU Conference: In search of Peace: Dialogues between theories and practices
O'hAdhmaill, Feilim (2012) THe Politics of Peace Building ESF-LiU Conference: In search of Peace: Dialogues between theories and practices [Details]
(2011)'Engaging Minds', Proceedings of the National Academy's Fifth Annual Conference, 2011
O'hAdhmaill. F.; (2011) Participatory research as a teaching and learning tool for voluntary sector management students 'Engaging Minds', Proceedings of the National Academy's Fifth Annual Conference, 2011 Globe icon [Details]

Published Reports

 YearPublication
(2014)Hearing Family Carers: ‘Going from Bad to Worse’.
O'Riordan, J., and Ó hAdhmaill, F. (2014) Hearing Family Carers: ‘Going from Bad to Worse’. University College Cork, Cork. [Details]
(2012)Diversity and Expansion: Charting the Needs of a Community in Change.
Dorrity, C., and Ó hAdhmaill, F. (2012) Diversity and Expansion: Charting the Needs of a Community in Change. Carrigtwohill Family Resource Centre, Cork. [Details]
(2010)Hearing Family Carers: Report on Research undertaken with Family Carers in Cork.
O'Riordan, J; Ó hAdhmaill, F; Duggan, H; (2010) Hearing Family Carers: Report on Research undertaken with Family Carers in Cork. Carers Association Cork, Cork. [Full Text] [Details]
(2007)An Evaluation of the Nurse-Led Mobile Coronary Care Service based at Tyrone County and Erne Hospitals.
McKenna, H.P., Gillespie, M., McFetridge, B., Keeney, S., Richey, R., & O'hAdhmaill, F.; (2007) An Evaluation of the Nurse-Led Mobile Coronary Care Service based at Tyrone County and Erne Hospitals. University of Ulster, N. Ireland. [Details]
(2005)Politically motivated former prisoner groups: community activism and conflict transformation.
Shirlow, P. Graham, B. O hAdhmaill, F. McEvoy, K and Purvis, D. ; (2005) Politically motivated former prisoner groups: community activism and conflict transformation. N. Ireland Community Relations Council, Belfast. Globe icon [Full Text] [Details]
(2001)Equal Citizenship for a New Society, Coiste na nIarchimí, Belfast.
O hAdhmaill, F. ; (2001) Equal Citizenship for a New Society, Coiste na nIarchimí, Belfast. Coiste na nIarchimí, Belfast. Globe icon [DOI] [Full Text] [Details]
(1990)Political Vetting of Community Work in Northern Ireland.
Ó hAdhmaill, F., & Watt, P., (eds) ; (1990) Political Vetting of Community Work in Northern Ireland. Northern Ireland Council for Voluntary Action, Belfast. Globe icon [DOI] [Full Text] [Details]
(1985)Report of Survey on the Irish Language in West Belfast.
O' hAdhmaill, F.,; (1985) Report of Survey on the Irish Language in West Belfast. University of Ulster, Coleraine. [Details]
(1984)Twinbrook Welfare Rights Project.
O hAdhmaill, F., ; (1984) Twinbrook Welfare Rights Project. Twinbrook Tenants and Community Association, Belfast. [Details]
(1984)A Preliminary Report on the Conversion of the District Heating System in Twinbrook Estate.
O hAdhmaill, F.,; (1984) A Preliminary Report on the Conversion of the District Heating System in Twinbrook Estate. Twinbrook Tenants and Community Association, Belfast. [Details]
(1984)Report of Survey of Living Conditions of the Elderly in Twinbrook.
O hAdhmaill, F.,; (1984) Report of Survey of Living Conditions of the Elderly in Twinbrook. Twinbrook Tenants and Community Association, Belfast. [Details]

Unpublished Reports

 YearPublication
(1992)Irish Language Rights in N. Ireland, Report on behalf of the Committee on the Administration of Justice, submitted to the Britain and Ireland Human Rights Assembly.
O hAdhmaill; (1992) Irish Language Rights in N. Ireland, Report on behalf of the Committee on the Administration of Justice, submitted to the Britain and Ireland Human Rights Assembly. London: Unpublished Reports [Details]
(1992)Irish Medium Education in N. Ireland, Report on behalf of Gaelscoileanna, Dublin. Submitted to the Britain and Ireland Human Rights Assembly.
O hAdhmaill; (1992) Irish Medium Education in N. Ireland, Report on behalf of Gaelscoileanna, Dublin. Submitted to the Britain and Ireland Human Rights Assembly. Dublin: Unpublished Reports [Details]
(1987)Report of the Irish Language Survey in Ballymurphy, Glór na nGael, Belfast.
O hAdhmaill, F.,; (1987) Report of the Irish Language Survey in Ballymurphy, Glór na nGael, Belfast. Unpublished Reports [Details]
(1987)Report on a Survey on the Extent of Irish Language Teaching in Maintained Schools in Belfast, Glór na nGael, Belfast.
O hAdhmaill, F., ; (1987) Report on a Survey on the Extent of Irish Language Teaching in Maintained Schools in Belfast, Glór na nGael, Belfast. Unpublished Reports [Details]
(1986)The Needs of Irish Medium Education in Belfast, Glór na nGael, Belfast.
O hAdhmaill, F.,; (1986) The Needs of Irish Medium Education in Belfast, Glór na nGael, Belfast. Unpublished Reports [Details]

Professional Associations

 AssociationFunctionFrom / To
VSSN member/
Social Policy Association (SPA) member/
Irish Social Policy Association (ISPA) member/
Community Workers Co-op member/

Conference Contributions

 YearPublication
(2013)Poverty and Deprivation North and South in Ireland,
O'hAdhmaill, Feilim (2013) Poverty and Deprivation: Former Political Prisoners and their Families. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Poverty and Deprivation North and South in Ireland, Derry , 06-SEP-13 - 07-SEP-13. [Details]
(2013)Beyond the Wire: Dealing with the legacy of conflict and imprisonment: the impact on former politically motivated prisoners and their families,
O'hAdhmaill, Feilim (2013) Post=Traumatic Stress and Former Political Prisoners. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Beyond the Wire: Dealing with the legacy of conflict and imprisonment: the impact on former politically motivated prisoners and their families, MAC Conference Centre, Belfast , 05-JUN-13 - 05-JUN-13. [Details]
(2013)A Better Good Friday Agreement?: 15 Years After The Good Friday Agreement,
O'hAdhmaill, F. (2013) A Better Good Friday Agreement?: 15 Years After The Good Friday Agreement. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], A Better Good Friday Agreement?: 15 Years After The Good Friday Agreement, Linenhall Library, Belfast , 24-MAY-13 - 24-MAY-13. [Details]
(2012)ESF-LiU Conference: In search of Peace: Dialogues between theories and practices,
O'hAdhmaill, Feilim (2012) The Politics of Peace Building. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], ESF-LiU Conference: In search of Peace: Dialogues between theories and practices, Norrkoping, Sweden , 20-OCT-12 - 24-OCT-12. [Details]
(2011)Creative Educations Workshop, U.C.C,
Ó hAdhmaill, F.; (2011) Educational Inequalities; The Importance of Community. [Invited Oral Presentation], Creative Educations Workshop, U.C.C, University College Cork , 14-SEP-11 - 14-SEP-11. [Details]
(2011)NAIRTL 5th Annual Conference and Galway Symposium on Higher Education, June 9-10. Engaging Minds: Active learning, participation and collaboration in Higher education,
Ó hAdhmaill, Féilim; (2011) Participatory research as a teaching and learning tool for voluntary sector management students. [Invited Oral Presentation], NAIRTL 5th Annual Conference and Galway Symposium on Higher Education, June 9-10. Engaging Minds: Active learning, participation and collaboration in Higher education, NUI Galway , 09-JUN-11 - 10-JUN-11. [Details]
(2008)Connecting with Family Carers, International Conference (Conference Organising Committee Member),
Jointly with O'Riordan, J.and Duggan, H. ; (2008) Carers Needs and Their Access to Services: Preliminary Research Findings, Paper presented to the UCC `Connecting with Family Carers, International Conference, UCC 4th September 2008. [Oral Presentation], Connecting with Family Carers, International Conference (Conference Organising Committee Member), UCC , 04-SEP-08 - 04-SEP-08. [Details]
(2008)Third Inter Institutional Retention Colloquium, `New perspectives on retention in further and higher education',
Jointly with Wilson, M. and O hAodáin, M. ; (2008) Moving from the Margins to the Mainstream: Implementing Social Inclusion with Non Traditional Students in Professional Education. [Oral Presentation], Third Inter Institutional Retention Colloquium, `New perspectives on retention in further and higher education', University of Limerick , 01-SEP-08 - 01-SEP-08. [Details]
(2008)Ról na mionlach eitneach san éagsúlacht teanga - láidreacht nó laige don earnáil? The role of ethnic minorities in linguistic diversity- a strength or weakness for the sector?Gaelscolaíocht Éireann Conference, 2008,
O hAdhmaill, F.; (2008) Minority Languages in Historical Context. [Oral Presentation], Ról na mionlach eitneach san éagsúlacht teanga - láidreacht nó laige don earnáil? The role of ethnic minorities in linguistic diversity- a strength or weakness for the sector?Gaelscolaíocht Éireann Conference, 2008, Canal Court Hotel Newry, Co Down , 01-APR-08 - 01-APR-08. [Details]
(2008)International Science Shop Conference: Linking Communities and University Research, U.C.C. (Conference Organising Committee Member),
Jointly with Walker, D.; (2008) Community- Coping with Change and Diversity. [Oral Presentation], International Science Shop Conference: Linking Communities and University Research, U.C.C. (Conference Organising Committee Member), U.C.C , 01-APR-08 - 01-APR-08. [Details]
(2008)Language, Politics and Society, POBAL Conference, St Mary's University College, Belfast,
O hAdhmaill, F.; (2008) The Irish Language, Politics and Society. [Invited Lectures (Conference)], Language, Politics and Society, POBAL Conference, St Mary's University College, Belfast, St Mary's University College, Belfast , 01-APR-08 - 01-APR-08. [Details]
(2008)`The Good Friday Agreement 10 Years On' Conference, Southampton Solent University, England,
O hAdhmaill, F.; (2008) The Good Friday Agreement 10 Years On: A Critical Consideration of Key Issues and Perspectives. [Oral Presentation], `The Good Friday Agreement 10 Years On' Conference, Southampton Solent University, England, Southampton Solent University, England , 01-APR-08 - 01-APR-08. [Details]

Committees

 CommitteeFunctionFrom / To
UCC College Of Arts Academic Development Commttee /
UCC College of Arts Graduate Studies Committee /
School of Applied Social Studies Graduate Studies Committee /
School of Applied Social Studies Research Committee /
UCC CARL/Science Shop Committee 2006 /

Employment

 EmployerPositionFrom / To
UCC, Cork Lecturer/

Education

 YearInstituionQualificationSubject
1990University of Ulster PHDD.Phil Social Policy
1983University of Ulster B.Sc. (Honours)B.Sc. Social Policy 2:1
2007U.C.C Postgraduate CertificatePost Graduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning
2006CPCAB DIPLOMAAdvanced Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
2008UCC DIPLOMADioplóma sa Ghaeilge Fheidhmeach
1999Open University DiplomaUndergraduate Diploma in European Humanities
2001Open University CertificateUndergraduate Certificate in Management of Voluntary Organisations
1996Trinity College Oxford award DiplomaDiploma TEFL

Languages

 LanguageReadingWritingSpeaking
Irish FluentFluentFluent
English FluentFluentFluent
French FunctionalBasicBasic

Consultancy

 ClientDescription
Cork Carers Association: research jointly with O'Riordan, J. and Duggan, H. Carers Needs and Their Access to Services: on behalf of Cork Carers Assoc.

Jointly with O'Riordan, J. and Duggan, H. Carers Needs and Their Access to Services: on behalf of Cork Carers Assoc.

Carrigtoohill Familly Resource Centre: Community, Change and Diversity, Science Shop research on behalf of Carrigtoohill Familly resource Centre
West Belfast Economic Forum: Research Consultant on a research project into employment and training in Belfast
Coiste na nIar-Chimí: Research Consultancy, on training provision/ problems of employment and re-integration of politically motivated ex-prisoners
Various research consultancies for a number of radio and television programmes for BBC and RTE concerning voluntary sector issues, community projects, social aspects of planning and Irish language policy. (l987-l990). E.g. research consultant and contrib

Outreach Activities

 Description

Board of Management, Gaelscoil Úi Drisceoil, Gleann Maighir, Corcaigh, 2012 -present

CARL/Science Shop Community Advisory Group (2011-present)

Committee Member, Cork "Claiming Our Future" (2010 - present)


Board member, Cork Sexual Health Centre (2010 - present)


Féile an Phobail (Literature and discussions committee member 2002-06)

Board member, Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta (statutory body overseeing policy and development in the Irish medium Sector in the North of Ireland). (2001-02) 


West Belfast Against Racism (community member 2003-06)

Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign (national committee founder member 2001-06)

Journal Activities

 JournalRoleTo / From
Critical Social Thinking: Policy And Practice Member of Editorial Board01-SEP-10 - 05-SEP-11
Just News, Member of Editorial Board01-JAN-90 - 12-DEC-93
Scope Member of Editorial Board01-JAN-90 - 01-JAN-93
Welfare Rights News Member of Editorial Board01-JAN-88 - 01-JAN-90
Catalyst Member of Editorial Board01-JAN-86 - 01-JAN-87

Other Activities

 Description



Community Development, Community Conflict, Human Rights and Social Policy, Social Research Methods, Comparative Social Policy, Citizenship and Diversity, and the Conflict in the North of Ireland. 

Currently teaching on the following modules
SS2018 Politics and Social Policy 11
SS2030 Conflict, Transformation and Peace building
SS3032 Politics and Social Policy 111
SS3027 Comparative Social Policy
SS3211 Social Work Methods 11 Community Development
SS6601 Principles, Values and Policy in the Voluntary Sector
SS6602 Applied Social Research Methods
SS6603 Interculturalism and Equality
SS6605 Applied Social Research Project
SS6311 Conflict, Transformation and Peace building

Currently Programme Director for the M.Soc.Sc. in Voluntary and Community Sector Management (See also http://postgradireland.com/course/8852 and http://www.facebook.com/pages/UCC-Masters-in-Voluntary-and-Community-Sector-Management/134637663277006)

 Term (ID))TitleLinkSubject
2015Conflict Transformation and Peace Building SS2030Conflict Transformation and Peace Building
2015Politics and Social Policy III SS3032Politics and Social Policy III
2015Politics and Social Policy II SS2018Politics and Social Policy II
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