School of STEM Education, Innovation & Global Studies

Dr
Benjamin
Mallon

Primary Department
School of STEM Education, Innovation & Global Studies
Role
Academic Staff
Phone number:
01 700
9122
Campus
St Patrick's Campus
Room Number
C312

Research interests

Ben researches and teaches in the areas of Education for Sustainability and Global Citizenship Education, with a particular focus on pedagogical approaches which address conflict, challenge violence and support the development of peaceful societies. Current research projects include: 

- an exploration of the potential of geography education to contribute towards peacebuilding processes.
- an investigation of the efficacy of a innovative model of teacher education to further education for sustainability through inquiry-based science education.
- a quantitative analysis of children's rights within post-conflict peace agreements.