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Conflict Resolution & Reconciliation Programme Welcomes Community Learning Partners

The Conflict Resolution & Reconciliation Master’s programme in Belfast recently welcomed representatives from its ‘Community Learning’ partner organisations at a special lunch where they had their first meetings with students who will be working with them in the coming year. Lunch with Community Partners 2013 VIEW SLIDE SHOW DOWNLOAD ALL This year students are working […]

Seminar with Gerry Hefferan on Solidarity and the Journey for Justice: an Australian Perspective, 15 October

Irish School of Ecumenics presents Intercultural Theology and Interreligious Studies Seminar Local People, Local Stories – Solidarity and the Journey for Justice: an Australian Perspective Gerard Hefferan Fr. Gerry Hefferan is a priest of the Archdiocese of Brisbane, Australia, an experienced practitioner in the field of Intercultural Theology and a leader in community-based solidarity projects […]

Job Opening: Assistant Professor in Intercultural Theology and Interreligious Studies

Post Status: Replacement Post for a staff member on leave from 1st January 2014 to 31st August 2016 Department/Faculty: Confederal School of Religions, Theology and Ecumenics, Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Location: Irish School of Ecumenics, Trinity College Dublin, College Green, Dublin 2 Salary: This appointment will be made on the Department of Education and Skills […]

Smyth and Ganiel Speak at Merriman Summer School

Dr Geraldine Smyth and Dr Gladys Ganiel were both speakers at this year’s Merriman Summer School, 14-18 August in Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare. The theme of the school was ‘Ireland: North and South – Two Societies Growing Apart?’ The programme featured a range of academic, poetic and musical contributions, including performances by Seamus Heaney and Michael […]

ISE Attend Irish President’s Garden Party

ISE staff were pleased to accept an invitation to attend the Irish President’s Garden Party on the 12th of July. ISE staff and other guests were received by President Michael D. Higgins and his wife Sabina at Áras an Uachtaráin.The theme was community day, and ISE was invited in recognition of our role in fostering […]

Mediators’ Institute of Ireland approves Diploma in Conflict and Dispute Resolution Studies training

CDRS is now an accredited training programme with Mediators’ Institute of Ireland. Completion of a successful Mediation Roleplay Competency Assessment option at the end of the CDRS programme will allow students to apply for Certified Mediation status with the Mediators’ Institute of Ireland (see for further details). This new accreditation is in addition to our on-going […]

Congratulations to Hannah & Heidi

Congratulations to Hannah Partis-Jennings (MPhil, 2012) and Heidi Riley (MPhil, 2013) who have been awarded PhD scholarships in St Andrew’s University, Scotland and University College Dublin respectively. Both Hannah and Heidi will be researching in the gender and conflict area, so we look forward to inviting them back to talk!

ISE Scholarships

The Irish School of Ecumenics is making available a Scholarship in each of its Ph.D./ M.Litt., M.Phil. Taught courses and the Postgraduate Diploma course. One Scholarship will be awarded to an exceptionally well-qualified candidate in each of the three M.Phil. courses: International Peace Studies (IPS), Intercultural Theology and Interreligious Studies (IT&IS) Conflict Resolution and Reconciliation […]