Research Theme: Children from Minorities

 

Name: Robert Mooney
Institution: University College Dublin
Contact: robert.mooney@ucd.ie
Completion: Withheld

 

Project: Conduct secondary research into children from ethnic minorities examining racism and bullying, analysis of children's perception of the environment, and the experience of children living out of home or care centres.

 


 

Name: Philip Curry
Institution: Trinity College Dublin
Contact: p.curry@tcd.ie
Completion: Withheld

 

Project: Analysis of the social and demographic characteristics of migrant children living in Ireland, for publication as an independent report. 

 


 

Name: Noor Aman Hamid
Institution: University College Dublin
Contact: Withheld
Completion: Withheld

 

Project: For use in PhD research on traveller health, specifically traveller children's health.

This research project is also recorded under the theme: Health.

 


 

Name: Lisa Ann Kennedy
Institution: NUI Galway
Contact: Withheld
Completion: Withheld

 

Project: As part of my PhD research at the Department of Psychology at NUI Galway I am conducting qualitative research relating to the experience of refugee and asylum-seeking young people in Ireland. In order to contextualise the findings, I would like to draw on comparisons with non-immigrant youths and youths from immigrant backgrounds in Ireland, including their perceptions of school competence and experiences of bullying at school. 

 


 

Name: Michael O'Connell
Institution: University College Dublin
Contact: michael.f.oconnell@ucd.ie
Completion: Withheld

 

Project: Academic attainment among children of immigrants: Research examining the progress of children, making comparisons between the children of immigrants and non-immigrants on key measures related to school outcomes and educational attainment. 

This research project is also recorded under the theme: Education.

 


 

Name: Jacqui O'Riordan
Institution: University College Cork
Contact: jacquior@ucc.ie
Completion: Withheld

 

Project: Data will be used in the ongoing research activities of the Child Migration and Social Research Group, which are currently focused on analysis of experiences and issues arising for migrant children, and particularly those in the asylum/refugee communities.

 


 

Name: Antje Roeder
Institution: Trinity College Dublin
Contact: aroeder@tcd.ie
Completion: Withheld

 

Project: Study of various factors that shape the integration of immigrant children and their families within schools as well as broader society. 

 

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