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Call for papers: Masculinities and Queer Perspectives in Transitional Justice

Although traditionally silent on gender, the past decade witnessed the increasing utilization of gender lenses - and in particular diverse feminist theories - to elucidate the gendered workings of post-conflict transitions.

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Hume O'Neill
Peace Blog

News from Professor Brandon Hamber the John Hume and Thomas P. O’Neill Chair in Peace.


International Conflict Research Institute, INCORE, drives forward research and teaching uncovering and explaining the causes and consequence of conflict


Research at INCORE explores a range of expertise that spans criminology, community work, governance, peace-making, political science, public administration, public policy, restorative practice, social policy, sociology, social work and youth work.


Social science research at Ulster University has a distinguished history of producing research impact that enhance policy, justice and service delivery both locally and globally.

Teaching MSc

Information on our Masters Programme MSc Peace and Conflict studies

Teaching PhD

Ulster University has a number of PhD students working on peace and conflict-related research in a number of faculties and departments.


INCORE staff and associates are based across Ulster University's four campuses and beyond


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