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School of Policy & Practice


Primary Department
School of Policy & Practice
Academic Staff
Phone number:
01 700
St Patrick's Campus
Room Number
SPC M 312

Academic biography

Dr Sabrina Fitzsimons is a Lecturer and Research Convenor in the School of Policy and Practice. 

Sabrina teaches Education Theory on the Bachelor of Religion Education with English or History or Music (BRelEd) and the Bachelor of Education in Gaeilge and French, German or Spanish (BEdLan).

Sabrina was a finalist in the Jennifer Burke Award for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (2012).

Sabrina has supervised a large number of undergraduate and post-graduate (MA, EdD, PhD) theses across a range of subject areas. 


Research interests

Initial Teacher Education

Education Theory - themes across the psychology of learning, philosophy of education, sociology of education.

Student-teacher engagement with research