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Research at St Mary's

There is a culture of research and scholarship at St Mary’s which informs both teaching and learning as well as knowledge development.


There is a concentration on educational and pedagogical research, however the academic staff are free to develop their own interests.


Collaboration is encouraged with scholars at other universities locally, nationally and around the world.

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Research Projects and Output

Academic staff at the College are currently involved in a range of projects both individually and in collaboration with partner researchers, organisations and institutions.

Teaching Profession Project (TPP)

The TPP creates opportunities for teachers and other education professionals to share knowledge and experience about current issues of importance to the profession.

research booklet with pen and marker

Research News

Find out about the latest news on research developments at St Mary’s.