Office of Civic Engagement

Prof Ronaldo Munck

Name:Prof Ronaldo Munck
Phone Number7898
Department:Office of Civic Engagement
Room:D203
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Professor Ronnie Munck is Head of Civic Engagement at DCU and a Visiting Professor of Development Studies at the University of Liverpool. He has authored or edited more than 20 books on various topics related to globalisation, international development and social movements as well as over 100 academic journal articles. His books have been translated into French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Arabic, Korean, Turkish Chinese and Japanese. He serves on the editorial boards of a number of international journals including Globalizations, Global Social Policy, Global Labour, Labour History and Latin American Perspectives. He represents DCU on the board of the Centre for Cross Border Studies, on NorDubCo, the Ballymun and Whitehall Partnership, the Creative Dublin Alliance and on the Financial Development and General Strategic Policy Committee of Dublin City Council. He is the Irish representative on the Council of the Development Studies Association of UK and Ireland. He has acted as External Examiner at Cambridge University, the London School of Economics, University of Warwick, Queen's University Belfast, National University of Ireland Maynooth, the Open University, University of Sussex, University of Lancaster, University of Florence, Leiden University, Institute of Social Studies: The Hague. Professor Munck has led research consortiums around social engagement/innovation themes funded by The British Academy, Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), The Nuffield Foundation, Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC), The Joseph Rowntree Foundation, Liverpool City Council, Trocaire, The Horizon Fund (EU), ESRC Seminar Series, EU Peace and Reconciliation Fund, EU Corporate Social Responsibility Project, Irish Congress of Trade Unions Equality Committee Project, EU AGIS framework, EU Science and Society framework, Enterprise Ireland, HEA/Irish Aid Programme of Strategic Co-operation. CurriculumVitae: https://www4.dcu.ie/sites/default/files/community/docs/CV_MUNCK_13-2.doc


Selected Peer Reviewed Journals



Selected Chapters


  • Honor Fagan , Ronaldo Munck. 2009. Encyclopedia of Globalisation & Security. Economical & Political Aspects. Globalisation & Security: An Encyclopedia., Greenwood