Our aim is to promote social justice both locally and globally, using interdisciplinary, feminist and egalitarian approaches to learning.
Postgraduate programmes in Equality Studies and Women's Studies, Undergraduate modules in the UCD Horizons programme, Outreach and Continuing Professional Development programmes in Equality Studies and Women's Studies, a dynamic, interdisciplinary research programme.
We also host UCD’s Egalitarian World Initiative, a network of over 100 scholars from across the university who are working on social justice issues.
Our interdisciplinary programmes cover a wide range of equality, feminist, human rights and global justice issues. Our programmes are flexible. To facilitate part-time students, many classes are offered in the evening. There are progression routes from one qualification to the next. Our graduates can be found working in every sector. They include government ministers, community activists, home carers, educators, artists, health care professionals, farmers, police, civil servants and journalists
Job Opportunity: Lecturer in Equality Studies (Economics/Political Economy), UCD School of Social Justice The UCD School of Social Justice seeks to appoint a Lecturer (above the bar) in Equality Studies with expertise in the field of political economy and/or the economics of inequality. The appointed Lecturer will contribute to the School’s popular and growing graduate and undergraduate programmes. It is envisaged an appointee will commence in post in June 2015; or shortly thereafter. In particular, the successful candidate will be required to: Teach a graduate course in Political Economy/Economics of Inequality Deliver or contribute to the delivery of interdisciplinary undergraduate modules Undertake supervision of master’s theses; and provide input to the School’s doctoral research programme Undertake research, knowledge generation and dissemination of research in the field of political economy and/ or the economics of inequality Carry out administrative functions relevant to the post. Closing date: 17:00hrs (GMT) on Monday 13th April 2015
The UCD School of Social Justice offers a range of taught postgraduate programmes at Certificate, Diploma, and Masters levels. The programmes may be taken full-time or part-time and many are offered in the evening. If you are considering postgraduate study in Equality Studies or Women, Gender & Society Studies, come and chat to us about your options at the UCD Postgrad Open Evening on Monday 2 March, 5pm-7pm in UCD O'Brien Centre for Science. For more information: http://www.ucd.ie/myucd/graduateevening