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The Faculty of AHSS prides itself on the quality of its teaching and its commitment to research and places a strong emphasis on the role of debate and discussion in the development of knowledge and analytical skills. On this blog you’ll find all our latest news and events, plus profiles of our researchers and students.


Call for Faculty Funding for Conference and Fieldwork 2020/2021 February 28, 2020 - The 2020 AHSS Faculty Research Support Scheme invites applications to support research development.  Applications from early career faculty members are particularly encouraged. Completed applications should be submitted by 5pm Thursday 12 March 2020. For further details and application form, please contact Dr. Niamh Lenahan, Niamh.lenahan@ul.ie
Call for Postgraduate Funding for Conferences and Fieldwork 2020/2021 February 28, 2020 - AHSS Postgraduate Researchers can apply for conference expenses AND fieldwork/ archival research. Completed applications should be submitted by 5pm Thursday 5 March 2020.  For further details and application form, please contact Dr. Niamh Lenahan Niamh.Lenahan@ul.ie
MA TESOL: Postgraduate Profile – Darrell Healy February 27, 2020 - Darrell Healy is currently studying the MA TESOL here at UL. Darrell gives his perspective on studying in UL and his experience of the course so far. What made you study at UL? I was looking at courses in TESOL and the one in UL seemed appropriate for what I was looking for. I liked… Continue reading MA TESOL: Postgraduate Profile – Darrell Healy
LLM Human Rights in Criminal Justice: Postgraduate Profile – Ayobami Ademuwagun February 25, 2020 - Ayobami Ademuwagun is from Nigeria and is currently studying for the LLM Human Rights in Criminal Justice here at UL. Ayobami gives her perspective on studying in Ireland and her experience of the course so far. What did you learn on the course? There’s two different aspects on the course. There is criminal justice and… Continue reading LLM Human Rights in Criminal Justice: Postgraduate Profile – Ayobami Ademuwagun
Silver Award in Best in Government and Not for Profit: Hate and Hostility Research Group February 25, 2020 - Jennifer Schweppe and Amanda Haynes of the Hate and Hostility Research Group were delighted to accept the Silver Award in the “Best in Government and Not for Profit” category at the 2020 Digital Media Awards on Friday. Jennifer accepted the award along with colleagues at We The People on behalf of the HHRG and the… Continue reading Silver Award in Best in Government and Not for Profit: Hate and Hostility Research Group

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