Mercieca, Duncan

Dr

  • Senior Lecturer (Teaching and Research), Education
20072019
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Research interests

Duncan Mercieca is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Dundee. He studied at the University of Malta, the University of Sheffield in the United Kingdom and Stirling University in Scotland.

His current interests are:

  • The concepts of becoming in educational contexts;
  • Ethical and philosophical issues in education;
  • Issues of diversity and otherness;
  • Issues of inclusion and disability;
  • Critique of educational research and its 'methods';
  • Children’s voices and listening;
  • Initial teacher education.

Before joining the School of Education and Social Work, he had experiences teaching in Primary, Secondary, Post-Secondary and Special Education settings. He was Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Education and Head of Department of Education Studies at the University of Malta.

I would be interested in supervising PhDs in any of the above areas.

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Research Output 2007 2019

Attend school or protest (strike) for climate change: who’s caring?

Mercieca, D. & Mercieca, D., 13 Dec 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
strike
protest
climate change
school
politician
Maltese
education system
equality
exclusion
inclusion
Open Access
File
agricultural product
teacher
narrative
children's rights
educator

`How Early is Early?' Or `How Late is Late?': Thinking through some issues in early intervention

Mercieca, D. & Mercieca, D., 2018, Philosophy and Pedagogy of Early Childhood. Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

1 Citation (Scopus)

In Hermes’ shoes: Labelling and diagnosing children as acts of translation

Mercieca, D. P., Mercieca, D. & Bugeja, S., 8 Aug 2018, In : Theory and Psychology. 28, 4, p. 542-558 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Activities 2019 2019

  • 4 Editorial activity
  • 1 Participation in conference
  • 1 Participation in workshop, seminar, course
  • 1 Examination

International Journal of Inclusive Education (Journal)

Duncan Mercieca (Peer reviewer)
2019 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

Research & Scholarship, Pre-Conference Research Methods Day for Postgraduate Students and ESW staff

Daniela Mercieca (Contributor), Duncan Mercieca (Contributor)
12 Dec 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Educational and Life Transitions/TCELT: Literature Club

Duncan Mercieca (Contributor)
Dec 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research (Journal)

Duncan Mercieca (Peer reviewer)
2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity