Higher Education Research Centre


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Higher Education Research Centre
Phone number: 01 700
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Academic biography

Tanya Zubrzycki
is a Researcher at the Higher Education Research Centre (HERC) in the Institute of Education, Dublin City University. Her current research interests include lifelong learning, ageing populations and extended working lives.

She is also a doctoral student at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, where she explores the changes associated with an academic profession in the Institutes of Technology in Ireland, in connection with the proposals for the establishment of technological universities. She has been involved in teaching postgraduate modules in research in Trinity College Dublin.

She holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from the University of Massachusetts, Boston, and previously worked in the Office of the Dean of Graduate Studies and Research at the University of Puerto Rico as part of a graduate studentship programme. She has been involved in grant proposal writing a number of EU research projects related to higher education.