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School of Applied Language and Intercultural Studies

Student Name Principal Supervisor Working Thesis Title
 David Clarke Dorothy KennyMetaphor and Motion in Craft Beer Description and Evalutation
 Alison DriscollSharon O'Brien Understanding Financial Information for Ageing Communities
 John James GleesonMichael Cronin The crime fiction of Didier Daeninckx
 Alina Oana Horlescu Francoise BlinReframing Language Teacher Education: Brining Multimodality to the Core of the Curriculum with Machinima
 Ke Hu Sharon O'BrienDemand of Chinese Machine Translation User
 Ian HurleyRyoko Sasamoto Pedagogy and the Ideology of Japanese Kanji
 Colm Kenny Brigitte Le JuezMediating Ethics in a Secondary School Classroom
 Tatiana Krol Brigitte Le JuezA Comparative Study of Literary Expressions of National Trauma in Irish and Ukrainian Fiction.
 Maria De Los Angeles Lara-Jaen Jean-Philippe ImbertSexuality and the Chicana/o Detective: Identity and Violence in Alicia Gaspar de Alba and Michael Nava's Mystery Fiction
 Elena Lopez Cuenca Angela LeahyDeveloping communication skills in Spanish as an L2 context through the use of art works
 Eoin Mc Carney Jean-Philippe ImbertPolitics of space in Irish & Mexican crime fiction
 Sarah Meehan O`Callaghan Jean-Philippe ImbertThe Real of Performance, a Philosophical Perspective on Staging Corporeal Excess in Avant-Garde and Absurdist Theatre (1935 - 1955).
 Michael Monaghan Jean-Philippe ImbertDismantling the Binary of Gendered Gazes in Aesthetic Representations of Murder
 Nansy Ahmad Daoud Mosleh Dorothy KennyCrowd scouring translation and social media
 Reidin Caitriona Murphy Mary Phelan"A study of the practical experience of interpretation and translation rights in criminal proceedings in IReland and the impact of the transposition of Directive 2010/64/EU."
 Nhat Tuan Nguyen Michael Cronin"Mirror, mirror, here I stand": The Representation of Irish Women in the Vietnamese Translation of Irish Contemporary Female Popular Fiction
 Susanna Nocchi Francoise BlinThe affordances of virtual worlds for language learning
 Barra O Seaghdha Michael CroninReframing the history of Classical Music in Ireland 1820-1920
 Caitriona Osborne Qi ZhangMethods for teaching Chinese as a foreign language
 Wichaya PidchamookJoss MoorkensTranslation Process and Competence of Subtitlers
 Olivia Rohan Ryoko SasamotoReception of Translated Onomatopoeia in Manga
 Alessandra Rossetti Sharon O'BrienThe role of translation in crisis scenarios
 Caroline Ryan Jean-Philippe ImbertDancing in the shadows of the outer limits: an investigation of anti- and pro-pornorgraphy feminist theories concentrating on the experiences of the women in the American mainstream pornography industry.
 Mali Satthachai Dorothy KennyTranslation features in an English-Thai legal translation corpus
 Eline Christina Sikkema Ryoko SasamotoImpact Caption for Everyone (ICE)
 Martin Toal Agnes MaillotSaudi masters students learner identities within the Irish university system
 Buse Gamze Ustundag Ciaran DunneAn investigation into the experiences of international Muslim students in an Irish university
 Fatima Wali Francoise BlinThe effects of process-oriented writing on Bharaini English second language learners: a case-study
 Inga Daria Wojcik Agnes MaillotGender relations in Indian and Nigerian households
 Thandao Wongseree Ryoko SasamotoCollaborative creativity in the Thai fansubbing practice: a network of human and non-human actors in fansubbing communitieis of a Korean TV show

 School of Communications 

Student Name Principal Supervisor Working Thesis Title
 May Alaa Abdel MohtyEugenia SiaperaTraditional journalism and Social Media
 Marie Boran Padraig MurphyThe half life of Pseudoscience: Social media as a self-correcting participative audience
 Ricardo Castellini Da Silva Miriam JudgeThe implementation of Communication and Media Studies in the Irish second-level education: a research on the EDUCOM experience and its applicability in Irish schools.
 Stephen Desmond Debbie GingThe Films of Pedro Almodovar
 Glen Doyle Debbie GingAn ethnographic study into the impact that contemporary attitudes towards the photographing of children is having upon the everyday practice of photographing and the sharing of images of children
 Kevin Doyle John O'SullivanDigital Counteroffensive: The Rise of Social Media
 Phillip Doyle Declan TuiteAn anaylsis of the current multmodal documentaty artifact, its language structures and the evolving role of time based audio-visiual media as narrative components therein
 Stephen Dunne Kevin RafterPolicing the Press: The Institutionalisation of Independent Press Regulation in the Liberal/North Atlantic Media System
 Seamus Farrell Eugenia SiaperaThe Political Economy of Radical Media
 Kelly Fincham Jane SuiterHashtag Journalists
 Jenny May FinnNeil O'BoyleStigmatized Bodies and Curated Selves
 Maria Victoria GomezPat BreretonStories for sustainability: media narratives and environmental understanding in youngsters in Ireland and Uruguay
 Barbara Gormley Padraig MurphyExploring Pandemic Risk Communications Models
 Joel IsabiryeJim RogersMusic Scheduling Practices in Commercial Radio
 Timm Jeschawitz Miriam JudgeInteractive whiteboards, constructivism and an analysis of key findings from the design and testing of a music discovery tool for children.
 Colm Kearns Neil O'BoyleOne Nation, Two Teams, Three Mobile: Sports Sponsorship and Digital Cultural Nationalism
 Niamh Kirk Eugenia SiaperaDiasporic News Flows and the Meditation of Irish Identity
 Brenda Mc Nally Patrick BreretonMedia and Low Carbon Transition: A multi-modal analysis of print media themes & their implications for broader public engagement
 John Moran Debbie GingMultiplex Sex: How Pornified Are Mainstream Movies? A Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis
 Donal Mulligan Miriam JudgeDeveloping Qualitative and Quantitative Methodologies for analysis of Political Discourse on Twitter: An Irish Case Study
 Denis Murphy Roderick FlynnA Labour History of Irish Film and TV Drama Production 1958 - 2015
 Viorel Hamilton NiculescuDeclan Tuite/Trish MorganThe impact of automated systems on people
 Maria O Brien Roderick FlynnGaming and Animation policy in Ireland, UK & France
 Kasandra O ConnellRoderick FlynnAn exploration of the development of film preservation in Ireland over the last century...
 Aileen O Driscoll Debbie GingLearning to sell sex(ism)? A cultural sociological analysis of gender in the educational and workplace cultures of advertising students and practitioners in Ireland
 Paul O Neill Liz GreenePractice What We Preach: An Analysis of Tactical Media as a form of Network Art Intervention
 Augustine Thomas PamplaniyilBert GordijnThe Ethics of Geoengineering with Special Reference to Justice
 Kirsty Park Debbie GingChanging Spaces: Exploring the role that the internet plays in the lives of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual  (LGB) youth aged 18-25 in Ireland
 David Robbins Patrick BreretonClimate Change in the Irish Media 2007-2014
 Lauren TeelingJane Suiter/Eugenia SiaperaNew Media and Conflict. A Case Study of Israel
 Ester Toribio-Roura Declan TuiteFrom Autobiography to fleeting egographies. Digital migrants multimedia autobiographical acts in online social networks.
 Paloma Viejo Otero Eugenia SiaperaHate Speech and racism in digital environments
 Neil Ward Mark O'BrienWhat effect has the advent of digital media environment had on the role of Trade Unions as agents of politital communication in Irish society?
 Dawn Wheatley John O'SullivanFinding a voice: journalistic routines and source selection in online news coverage of Ireland's health system

School of English 

 Student Name

 Principal Supervisor Working Thesis Title
 Abbas Bowen  Julie Anne StevensMonsters Under the Bed: Horror in Children's Literature
 Liza Costello Kit FryattPastoral Tradition in the Writing of Dermot Healy
 Ellen Dillon Michael Hinds A Slightly Less Diluted Abstract: Charles Altieri's Dynamic Abstraction as a Mode of Reading in Modern and Contemporary Poetry.
 Marie Egan Kit Fryatt Authorial Complicity in Propriety in the Novels of Frances Burney
 Seamus Gallagher Eugene McNulty Deirdre O'Connell and the Focus Theatre
 Ailbhe Honohan Kit Fryatt "God's Blood-curdling jokes" in John Milton's "Paradise Lost"
 Ellen Howley Eugene McNulty Gender and Nation in Irish & Caribbean Poetry
 Arthur O'Dea Michael Hinds Bob Dylan & Edward Said's Late Style
 Patrick Rogers Sharon Murphy Time and space in imperial boys fiction
 Annette Skade Kit Fryatt Watch this spillage: Anne Carson

 

Fiontar & Scoil na Gaeilge 

 Student Name

Principal Supervisor Working Thesis Title
 Nouf Alnasser Ciaran Mac an BhairdPowering the financial growth of SMEs in Saudi Arabia
 Batoul Batoulbanjar Ciaran Mac an BhairdAccess to Finance for SMEs in Emerging Market Econ
 Elaine Beirne Mairead Nic Giolla MhichilA Sentiment Analysis of Irish Language Tweets
 Chris Gibbons Emer Ní BhrádaighLongitudinal study of the impact of EEE learning
 Oisín Ó Doinn Mairead Nic Giolla MhichilImplementing a blended language learning model for ab initio learners of Irish from a cultural historical activity theory prespective.

 

School of History and Geography

 Student Name

 Principal Supervisor  Working Thesis Title
 Seamus Cullen Daithí Ó CorráinThe impact of the Irish Revolution on a Garrison County: County Kildare 1912-1923
 Michael Duggan James KellyTwenty hearts beating as none`: Primary Education in Ireland under Dr. W.J.M.Starkie and the Commissioners of National Education 1899 to 1920
 Deirdre Foley Leeann LaneThe Commission on the Status of Women in Ireland
 Gerard Hanley Daithí Ó CorráinLabour Relations in Independent Ireland, 1922-1946
 Mary MacDiarmada Daithí Ó CorráinArt Ó Briain: the face of Irish Nationalism in London 1916-1925
 Patrick McGarty William MurphyPolitics and Society in Leitrim 1912-1923
 Kevan O'Rourke Leeann LaneWilliam Carleton's pre-famine fiction: shifting political perspectives
 Martin Ryan Daithí Ó CorráinThe Irish Revolution in Tipperary 1912-23

 

School of Law and Government

 Student Number Principal Supervisor  Working Thesis Title
 Hassan Ali Bhatti Michael BreenThe United Nations and Public Opinion: Do Citizens believe that the UN is Working
 Christin AndreevaKaren DevineChallenging the cracks of the EU's CT policy (...)
 Jonathan Arlow Karen DevineHow much liberty is there in Libertarianism?
 Cornelia Adriana Baciu John DoyleMulti-Track Conflict Resolution Mechanisms
 Clare Barry Adam McAuley/Brenda DalyInherent discretion of the Court and minor childre
 Erika Biagini Paola RivettiA revolution of their own: the activism of the Egyptian muslim sisterhood and its development since the Arab spring
 Lorraine BoranYvonne Daly Neuroscientific Expert Evidence in the Irish Courts: Comparative Empirical and Theoretical Analyses of the use of Neuroscience in Civil and Criminal Trials.
Sheelagh BradyJames FitzgeraldExploring the social and psychosocial dynamics influence individual and group behaviour
 Thomas Campbell Niamh GaynorGlobal Climate Change Policy Narratives and Responses: Consequences for Pastroalist Livelihoods in the Drylands of Horn of Africa.
 Arpita Chakraborty Maura ConwayCreation of the myth of 'manliness'; interrogating the link between masculinity and violence in India
 Sweta ChakrabortyKen McDonaghUnderstanding the 'sacred' and 'secular'
 Robert Fredrick Chestnutt Donnacha Ó BeacháinManaged Democracy 2.0: introducing 'pro-governnmental pluralism'
 Giorgio Comai Donnacha Ó BeacháinWhat is the effect of non-recognition? The external relations of de facto states in the post Soviet space
 Helen Marie Concannon Eileen ConnollyCultural & socio-behavioural factors on abandoning female circumcision
 Catherine Connolly James GallenThe relationship between the doctrine of Kriegsraison, targeted killing and states of exception, in order to examine the effects of targeted killing policies on public international law.
 Victoria Diaz Garcia Eileen ConnollyAn Examination of the Adoption and Domestic Impact of Gender Mainstreaming Policies in Aid-Dependent Developing Countries
 Elliott Doak Michael BreenIMF Surveillance and Economic Reform
 Gavin DorriganMaura ConwayA study of radicalisation in Ireland
 Bitopi Dutta Eileen ConnollyGendering Development Induced Displacement
 James ForbesTom HickeyMapping Pettit's republican theory to disability
 Aytan Gahramanova Paola RivettiCivil society actors and political participation in Caspian Region: dynamics of democratization and political cooptation.
 Joseph Kiernan Paola RivettiWhere Norms Dare to Go: A Comparative Analysis of the Function of National Human Righst Institutions in the Middle East and North Africa.
 Cathal Fitzgerald Eoin O'MalleyThe Role of Decision Making Biases in Economic Crises
 Mohd Tahir Ganie John DoyleChanging Dynamics of Kashmiri Nationalist Movement
 Arthur Luke Gerard Griffin Yvonne DalyCould Ireland opting-in to the European Investigation Order have a detrimental effect on Fair Trials and Fundamental Rights protections in Ireland?
Nicolas Pablo Gonzalez GaleottiRobert Elgie/Iain McMenaminThe politics of taxation in Central Americal
 Seraphine HabimanaEileen ConnollyThe staus of women in post-conflict societies
 Ramadan IlaziJohn Doyle/Gezim VisokaEU's diplomacy in statebuilding in Kosovo
 Mariat Imaeva  James Gallen Deferring human rights humanitarian exhumations as an alternative way of dealing with enforced disappearances
 Tajma Kapic Eileen ConnollyThe impact of Consociational Peace Agreements on the representation of women in local and national political institutions in divided societies: A comparison of the Good Friday agreement in N.Irl and the Dayton Peace Agreement in Bosnia Herzegovina
 Ian KellyIain McMenamin Regime Elites and Transitions from Authoritarian Rule: A Comparative Analysis of the Tunisian and Egyptian Uprisings
 Joseph KiernanPaola RivettiWhere Norms Dare to Go: A Comparative Analysis of the Function of National Human Righst Institutions in the Middle East and North Africa.
 Tanja Kleibl John Doyle "Sociedade Civil? Somos todos nos!": Civil Society, Development and Social Transformation in Mozambique
 Korhan KungeruJohn DoyleTurkey in the Enlargement Process: An Institutionalist Analysis of the EU Positions
 Orla Lehane Maura ConwayCountering Violent Extremism: A Grounded Theory Study of Grassroots CVE Practitioners
 Chiara Loda John DoyleThe Foreign Policy Behaviour of Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan
 Robert Mc Dermott Eileen ConnollyThe Relationship between France and Quebec
 Maria Mc DonaldYvonne DalySentencing in International Law
 Gearoidin Mc EvoyTanya Ní Mhuirtile/Vicky ConwayImproving human rights for RML speakers
 Donna-Marie Mc Namara Yvonne DalyAn Analysis of Ireland's Human Rights Obligations Towards Suspects with Disabilities
 Maia Machavariani Donnacha Ó Beacháin'Opposition parties, versus sources of power in the wider Caspian region:  Case Studies from the South Caucasus and Central Asia"
 Veronica Mathew Mkilanya Eileen ConnollyThe Impact of Parliamentary Genders Quotas
 Mohsen MoheimanyPaola RivettiEnvironmental and Women's Rights NGOs and Policymaking in Iran
 Khawaja MoinuddinMaura ConwayUse of Social Media by IS for Propaganda/Recruitment
 Karl Murphy Karen DevineInformation negotiations in the European Union: when and why
 Virginia Novaes Procopio De Araujo Brenda DalyThe legal protection for social egg freezing in Europe
 Christopher John O Connell Robert ElgieThe Populist Puzzle: Presidents and Civil Society in Latin America
 PHILIP O`CONNOR Gary MurphyDid Social Partnership transform Ireland?
 Michelle O Donnell Keating Michael BreenThe impact of International Monetary Fund programmes upon the socio-economic status of women
 Clare O Grady Walshe Robert ElgieSovereighnty, Human Security and Globalisation: The Case of Seed Security in Africa
 Harikrishnan Sasikumar Kenneth McDonaghUnderstanding `Secularism¿: Contests of Civic Nationalism and identity in India
 Oliver Scanlan Niamh GaynorWhy do some institutions work better than others in safeguarding Indigenous Peoples' access to lands and forests?  The case of India and Bangladesh
 Anurag Sharma Maura ConwayMPhil in Politics and International Relations
 Karolina Stefanczak Eileen ConnollyGender, political parties and parliaments in recognised and unrecognised states.
 Ann Tsurtsumia-Zurabashvili Donnacha Ó BeacháinPost-Soviet Tensions
 Liridonia VeliuKen McDonaghEuro-Atlantic Integration of Western-Balkans
 Maira Zeinilova Eileen ConnollyWomen in Politics in Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan

 

School of Theology, Philosophy, and Music

 Student Name

 Principal Supervisor Working Thesis Title
 John Alderdice Gabriel Flynn/Patricia FloodServant and Transformative Models of Leadership
 Paul Barlow Joseph RiveraPresence and Sacrifice in Eucharistic Theology
 Gary Carville Gabriel Flynn/William MurphyIreland & Vatican II: History and Reception of a Church Council
 Adam Cullen Rhona Clarke/John BuckleyA Portfolio of Compositions with Commentar
 Amanda Dillon Brad AndersonScripture and Its Reception: A Semiotic Analysis of Selected Graphic Designs Illustrating Biblical Texts
 Cui Ying Gao John MurrayAn Investigation of Contemplative Leadership in terms of its Concepts, Expressions, Challenges and Opportunities
 Yvonne Higgins Murphy Patricia FlynnImaging Sound from Notation: a study of children in the context of choral practice
 Maxime Le Mee Patricia Flynn/Roisin BlunnieMusic in the Victorian Era, form and disruption
 Gwenyth Morgan Bert GordijnThe Ethics of Cybersecurity in Business
 Aine Mulvey John O'FlynnArt Song in Ireland
 John Scallan Ian LeaskThomas Hobbes' God
 Steven Singleton Brad AndersonBible engagement and transformative learning in formal and informal learning contexts.
 Jobymon Skaria Peter AdmirandPostcolonial Reading of the Abraham Narrative and Its Implications for Dalit Theology
 Austin Smidt Ian LeaskThe Logic of Action: Micro-and Macropolitics
 Alyson Staunton Ethna ReganTheological Ethics and Women's Embodiment: Implications for the Eating Disordered Body
 Ian Tighe Ian LeaskHellenistic influence on Michel Foucault's subject