Ms. Hilary Jenkinson BSocSc, MSW, NQSW
|Address||Applied Social Studies
University College Cork
|Fax:||+353 21 490 3000|
Hilary Jenkinson has been a lecturer at the School of Applied Social Studies since 1994. Previously she worked in youth work,
residential childcare, and as a researcher. Currently Hilary teaches in the areas of groupwork and social work with young
people across a number of courses in the school including, the Master of Social Work and Bachelor of Social Work programmes.
Hilary is Director of the Bachelor of Social Work programme in the School of Applied Social Studies.
Hilary is a research associate with the Institute for Social Science in the 21st Century (ISS21), and a member of the children and youth research cluster. Her research interests include staff support and supervision in youth work, young people's experiences of social work, and youth workers' experiences of challenging behaviour.
Hilary is a peer reviewer for the journal Child Care in Practice