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Dr Fidelma Ashe

Reader

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Research

Transitional Justice

Location

Room 03C19 Shore Road Newtownabbey Co. Antrim BT37 0QB

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Overview

Fidelma Ashe is a Reader in politics and a member of the Transitional Justice Institute. She is author of:Gender and Conflict Transformation in Northern Ireland: New Themes and Old Problems (2019) Routledge; The New Politics of Masculinity: Men, Power and Resistance (2007), also published by Routledge; and she co-authored Contemporary Social and Political Theory: An Introduction (1999), published by Open University Press.

She has edited two further volumes on gender politics published as special editions by Women and Entrepreneurship (2011) and Socialist History (2010).  She has written widely in the area of gender, ethno-nationalist conflict and peacebuilding.

Her work in this area has focused on the experiences of hard to reach groups marginalised from conflict transitional narratives, processes and institutions.  She was invited to become a member of an international feminist research team conducting research on the theme of ‘Women and Post-Conflict Transformation: Lessons of the Past, Implications for the Future,’ which received United States Institute of Peace funding in 2013.

She acted as Primary Investigator on the project LGBTQ Visions of Peace in a Society Emerging from Conflict, which received funding from the AHRC in 2015. She is currently Primary Investigator on the project Gendering Constitutional Conversations funded by the Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust.


Research Opportunities

Research Opportunities with Dr Fidelma Ashe
Title Closing Date  
Assimilating Peace: Leftist Activism Amidst and Against Ethno-Religious Division Funded PhD Opportunity Friday 26 February 2021 View Details
Transitional Justice Funded PhD Opportunity Friday 26 February 2021 View Details
Public Law and Legal Theory Funded PhD Opportunity Friday 26 February 2021 View Details
Gender, Justice and Security Funded PhD Opportunity Friday 26 February 2021 View Details