Research Themes

The School of Education, NUI Galway is highly active in educational research and we have a range of funded research projects across our three themes: 

Education Culture and Society PNG

Innovation in Education PNG

Professional Learning PNG‌‌‌‌‌

The School of Education and UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, Institute for Lifecourse and Society at NUI Galway announced a research collaboration in 2019 prioritising partnership and expertise to address key priority areas for young people’s education and well-being, in and outside of school, in Ireland and internationally.

UNESCO Child and Family Research

UNESCO Child and Family Research

New collaboration between the School of Education and the UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre


The School of Education are hosting a monthly Research Project Seminar Series. This online event will be hosted on Zoom, the first Wednesday of the month at 5pm. Details will be circulated on our twitter feed @edtechne.