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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
 Julie DanielVeronica Crosbie/Agnes Maillot Second language acquisition
 Aparajita Dey-PlissonneauFrançoise Blin/Maria LoftusDesigned and emerging affordances in synchronous tutor-learner videoconferencing for second language development: an ecological approach
 Shane FordePatrick CadwellThe voice of the expatriate, LGBT and disabled communities
 Fiona GallagherAngela LeahyUsing the emerging bi/multilingual skills of learners to enhance language learning
 John James GleesonMichael Cronin The crime fiction of Didier Daeninckx
 Alina Oana Horlescu Francoise BlinRethinking world language teacher education TPACK for integration of digital literacies in the classroom
 Ke Hu Sharon O'BrienEnd users' acceptance of machine translation in a MOOC environment (EN-ZH)
 Ian HurleyRyoko Sasamoto Pedagogy and the Ideology of Japanese Kanji
 Cian KellyJean-Philippe ImbertWhen virtual sex becomes assault reality
 Tatiana Krol Brigitte Le Juez/Aine McGillicuddyA 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
 Erika Marcet I TorrijosRyoko Sasamoto/Annette SimonJapanese as a foreign language at tertiary level
 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."
 Caitriona Osborne Qi ZhangWhat are the methods proven to be most effective for teaching Chinese (Mandarin) as a foreign language to beginner learners? A study of rote memorisation, delayed character introduction and character colour-coding
 Wichaya PidchamookJoss MoorkensTranslation Process and Competence of Subtitlers
 Olivia Rohan Ryoko SasamotoReception of Translated Onomatopoeia in Manga
 Alessandra Rossetti Sharon O'BrienSimplication, translation and cultural appropriateness of crowdsourced online health information
 Mali Satthachai Dorothy KennyTranslation features in an English-Thai legal translation corpus
 Eline Christina Sikkema Ryoko SasamotoImpact Caption for Everyone (ICE)
 Martin Toal Agnes MaillotIntercultural communicative competence: the case of an Irish, not-for-profit community based organisation for the homeless in the Republic of Ireland
 Caroline WestJean-Philippe ImbertDancing in the shadows of the outer limits: an investigation of anti- and pro-pornography feminist theories concentrating on the experiences of the women in the American mainstream pornography industry
 Inga Daria Wojcik Agnes MaillotIntergenerational gender negotations in Nigerian households in Ireland
 Thandao Wongseree Ryoko SasamotoUnderstanding Thai fansubbing: Collaboratiion Fan communitieis translating 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 MurphyWhat Lies Beneath: A Mixed Methods Exploration of Online Reader Comments as a Space for Public Engagement with Science
 Orla BourkePat BreretonPedagocial Strategies to Improve Creative Media
 Daniel Carey Mark O'BrienThe working lives of former Journalists and Editors
 Ricardo Castellini Da Silva Miriam JudgeFrom Literacy to Media Literacy: A study on the interface between mdeiated communication and education and its implications for the Irish second-level education.
 Stephen Desmond Debbie GingThe Films of Pedro Almodovar
 Maeve DevoyPaul McNamaraLiterary Journalism
 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
 Seamus Farrell Eugenia SiaperaThe Political Economy of Radical Media
 Kelly Fincham Jane SuiterHashtag Journalists
 Maria Victoria GomezPat BreretonStories for sustainability: media narratives and environmental understanding in youngsters in Ireland and Uruguay
 Anne-Marie GreenPaul McNamaraAn Illwind
 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
 John Moran Debbie GingMultiplex Sex: How Pornified Are Mainstream Movies? A Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis
 Orla Ní DhuillTanya LokotIrish Biodiversity Activism on Twitter
 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...
 Kathleen O MearaKevin Rafter"If you're not at the table, you're on the menu". The participation of the social pillar in social partnership, 1996-2008
 Paul O Neill Liz GreenePractice What We Preach: An Analysis of Tactical Media as a form of Network Art Intervention
 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
 J Clark Powers Donal MulliganPolitical agency in the context of social media
 David Robbins Patrick BreretonClimate Change in the Irish Media 2007-2014
 Niamh SammonDeclan FahyThe impact of newspaper coverage on Brexit
 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
 Anindita Bhattacharya Keith O'Sullivan The Un(Dead), the Divine, the Devil, and the Garga
 Fiona Bolger Kit Fryatt A search for Poems in the cracks between borders
 Tomas Buitendijk Michael Hinds Between Land and Sea
 Liza Costello Kit Fryatt Pastoral 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
 Rosie Hordon-Clark Gearóidín Uí Laighléis Angela Carter: Feminist through her Fiction?
 Ellen Howley Eugene McNulty Gender and Nation in Irish & Caribbean Poetry
 Mark Kelleher Paula Murphy Is there anybody here but me?
 Tapasya Narang Kit Fryatt Location and dislocation in Northern Irish Poetry
 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 Ciarán Mac an BhairdPowering the financial growth of SMEs in Saudi Arabia
 Batoul Batoulbanjar Ciarán Mac an BhairdThe investment decision making process of business angel networks (BANs) in Saudi Arabia
 Elaine Beirne Mairéad Nic Giolla MhichílAn exploration of sentiment in an online language learning environment
 Patrick GilliganUáitéar Mac GearailtNa Laoidigh, athair agus mac
 Conchur Mac LochlainnMairéad Nic Giolla MhichílA study of the motivation of distance SLA learners
 Oisín Ó Doinn Mairéad Nic Giolla MhichílImplementing a cultural historical activity theory approach to blended language learning
 Justin O GliasainGearóid Ó CleircínMionlogainmneacha Chill Dara
 Mary SinnottUáitéar Mac GearailtSaol agus saothar Sheáin Uí Chiarasaigh

 

School of History and Geography

 Student Name

 Principal Supervisor  Working Thesis Title
 Emma Barry Ruth McManusSustainable Urban Development in Ireland
 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 Corráin'The God of our small world': Art Ó Brien and Irish nationalism in London 1900-1925
 Patrick McGarty William MurphyCo. Leitrim: Politics and War 1912-1923
 Conor Murray William MurphyA sporting colonisation: the survival of British sports in Ireland after 1922
 Geraldine O'Neill Leeann LaneTBC
 Una Palcic Jonathan CherryContinuity and Change: Landholding, Settlement
 Iemima Ploscariu Leeann LaneNational Entanglements Romanian, Roma, and Jewish

 

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
 Christine AndreevaRobert ElgieChallenging the cracks of the EU's CT policy (...)
 Jonathan Arlow Eoin O'MalleyHow much liberty is there in Libertarianism?
 Cornelia Adriana Baciu John DoyleDeterminants and strategies of NGO-military collaboration in democratic security governance. A case study of Pakistan
 Clare Barry Adam McAuley/Brenda DalyInherent discretion of the Court and minor children
 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 GaynorClimate Change Policy Narratives and consequences for Pastroalist Livelihoods in the Drylands of Ethiopia and Kenya.
 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'
 Peter CluskeyMaura ConwayCould digital news threaten global security?
 Giorgio Comai Donnacha Ó BeacháinWhat is the effect of non-recognition? The external relations of de facto states in the post Soviet space
 Catherine Connolly James GallenThe relationship between targeted killins, states of exception and Kriegsraison: effects  on public international law
 Fabrizio Leonardo CuccuPaola RivettiSecurity policies as exclusionary politics: analysis
 Victoria Diaz Garcia Eileen ConnollyThe spread of women and gender mainstreaming machineries in Latin America: a window of opportunity to advance women's demands or window dressing?
 Elliott Doak Michael BreenEconomic surveillance and financial markets
 Bitopi Dutta Eileen ConnollyGendering Development Induced Displacement
 James ForbesTom HickeyMapping Pettit's republican theory to disability
 Aytan Gahramanova Paola RivettiThe role of the local think tanks in restrictive political systems: the case study of Azerbaijan 
 Hasmik Grigoryan Alex BaturoNagorno Karabakh as a diversionary conflict
 Mohd Tahir Ganie John DoyleRepresentation of the Kashmiri conflict in Kashmiri youth narratives
 Seraphine HabimanaEileen ConnollyThe status of women in post-conflict societies
 Ramadan IlaziJohn Doyle/Gezim VisokaEU's diplomacy in statebuilding in Kosovo
 Mariat Imaeva  James GallenDeferring 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: The case of Bosnia and Herzegovina
 Vidushi KaushikEileen ConnollyIndia and its response to internal armed conflict
 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 DalyThe definition of 'forced marriage' at the International Criminal Court
 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"
 Sose MayilyanFederico FabbriniEU Free movement of persons and social benefits
 Yameema MithaJohn DoyleRepresentation of Pakistan in Indian cinema
 Veronica Mathew Mkilanya Eileen ConnollyThe Impact of reserve seat quotas on the status of women MPs: a comparative case study of Kenya and Tanzania
 Miraji Hassan MohamedMaura ConwayContested notions of radicalisation in Kenya
 Mohsen MoheimanyIain McMenaminEnvironmental and Women's Rights NGOs and Policymaking in Iran
 Khawaja MoinuddinMaura ConwayUse of Social Media by IS for Propaganda/Recruitment
 Anne Marieke MooijFederico FabbriniLegitimacy of the ECB
 Karl Murphy Karen DevineWhy Trilogues? Determinants of the use of informal negotiations in EU codecision-making processes 1999-2016
 Shruti NeelakantanEileen ConnollyOn the governance of public sector investments in climate change mitigation: what it means for energy policy in India, EU and India-EU bilateral ties?
 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?
 Clare O Grady Walshe Robert ElgieSovereignty, Human Security and Globalisation: The Case of Seed Sovereignty in Sub-Saharan Africa
 Proma Ray ChaudhuryEileen ConnollyWomen and Hindu nationalism
 Denise RipamontiJohn DoyleThe Maoist insurgency in India
 Harikrishnan Sasikumar Kenneth McDonaghReligion and Identity in Politics: The paradox of Kerala's Hindu nationalists
 Oliver Scanlan Niamh GaynorBetween the city and the village: the differential impact of the predatory and absentee state on indigenous land rights and deforestation in Bangladesh and India
 Rachna ShanbogEileen ConnollyIndia's foreign aid policy
 Anurag SharmaMaura ConwayThe ISIS foreign fighter phenomenon and the Jihadi threat to India
 Karolina Stefanczak Eileen ConnollyGender, political parties and parliaments in recognised and unrecognised states.
 Liridonia VeliuKen McDonaghEuro-Atlantic Integration of Western-Balkans
 Maira Zeinilova Eileen ConnollyThe meaning of women's political participation in post-communist authoritarian regimes: The case of Kazakhstan

 

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
 Mary Campbell Ethna ReganSimone Weil and mystical theology
 Jacinta Carron Ethna ReganForgin a theology of hope
 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
 David Dunning Ethna ReganAll in all
 Maryam Ebrahimi Jonathan KearneySense & Symbol: a comparative study of the Bible
 Cui Ying Gao John MurrayA narrative inquiry into contemplative leadership: concepts, characteristics, challenges, opportunities
 Yvonne Higgins Murphy Patricia FlynnImaging Sound from Notation: a study of children in the context of choral practice
 Mohammad Hosseini Bert GordijnResearch ethics and research integrity
 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
 Austin Reece Ian LeaskViolence, guilt & narrative catharis
 John Scallan Ian LeaskHobbes and the material God
 Orla Shannon Patricia FlynnThe forgotten female: twentieth century Irish art music
 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