Keira Flanagan

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Personal profile


Dr Keira Flanagan is a lecturer in Psychology at South East Technological University. In prior work, her studies examined the transformation of Young Offenders Centres into Secure Colleges and the role that prison education may play in the desistance process. Keira has published research on penal refrom, rehabilitation and social integration. Keira's research interests include resilience, trauma, space and identity.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Queen's University Belfast

Award Date: 01 Jun 2022

Postgraduate Diploma, University of Glasgow

Award Date: 01 Jun 2010

Masters Degree, University of Glasgow

Award Date: 01 Jun 2009

Bachelors Degree, University College Cork

Award Date: 01 Jun 2008

External positions

External examiner, Technological University of the Shannon

01 Sep 2019 → …

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