Dr Margaret Farren

Dr. Margaret Farren is an Associate Professor in the School of STEM Education, Innovation and Global Studies in the Institute of Education at Dublin City University. She chairs the Master's (MSc) in Education and Training Management (eLearning) programme and Master's (MSc) in Education and Training Management (Leadership) programme. She is co-director of the International Centre for Innovation and Workplace Learning. Margaret supervises Master's degree and PhD students who are using research approaches that contribute to personal knowledge and knowledge in the field of practice. She has endeavoured to support practice-based research since the start of her work in higher education and this has involved bringing new forms of scholarship into the academy. She supports practitioner-researchers in bringing their embodied knowledge and values into the public domain and encourages them to draw on their own biographies in the research process.