Trudy Corrigan

Dublin City University

Dr. Trudy Corrigan is an assistant professor at Dublin City University (DCU) School of Policy and Practice and a research fellow at the National Anti-Bullying Research and Resource Centre (ABC) at DCU. Her research interests include adult education and lifelong learning, and ageism and bullying in learning and workplace environments. The aim of her research is to develop intergenerational learning as a high-quality pedagogical practice in higher education through exploring the reciprocal benefits of teaching, learning and research between generations. Dr. Corrigan’s research has already developed into a successful programme integrated into DCU and the wider community. She is currently working on creating and developing innovative projects that will be of benefit in educational and/or training contexts in the workplace. She is very interested in human rights as a very important contribution to a just society for all.