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Assoc. Prof. Patricia Mannix-Mc Namara

B.rel.Sc., Grad.Dip., MA

Biography

Patricia is currently Head of the School of Education in the University of Limerick. She began her career as a post primary school teacher before completing her PhD in the examination of supervisory relationships from a critical theory perspective. Patricia teaches courses on leadership, teacher professionalism, research methods in Ireland and abroad at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Research Interests

Leadership, organizational culture, toxic leadership, workplace bullying, relationships and sexuality education (RSE), social personal and health education (SPHE), LifeSkills

Professional Activities

Award

  • 2013 - Regional Excellence in Teaching Special Commendation
  • 2012 - Excellence in Teaching Award
  • 2005 - Excellence in Teaching Award

Education

  • 2010 University of Limerick - Doctor of Philosophy
  • 2001 University of Limerick - Master of Arts
  • 1999 University of Limerick - Graduate Diploma
  • 1992 Mater Dei Institute of Education - B.A.

Association

  • 1999 member, International Union of Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE)
  • 1999 *, Health Practice Forum (HPF) (founder member)
  • member, Educational Studies of Ireland Association

Employment

  • Univeristy of Limerick - Lecturer Social Personal and Health Education

Research Collaborators

  • - Outgoing Visitor - KU Leuven -Belgium
  • - Outgoing Visitor - KU Leuven -Belgium
  • - Outgoing Visitor - KU Leuven -Belgium
  • - Outgoing Visitor - KU Leuven -Belgium
  • - Outgoing Visitor - KU Leuven -Belgium

Publications

Book

2015

Schools for health and sustainability: Theory, research and practice
Simovska V.;Mannix-McNamara P.
Schools for Health and Sustainability: Theory, Research and Practice DOI: 10.1007/978-94-017-9171-7

2011

Social and Personal (Life Skills) in Higher Education
Mannix-McNamara, P. and Geary, T.

2006

Book Chapter

2020

Educator Well-Being: Ignoring systemic stress at our peril’
Mannix McNamara, P., and Hickey, N.
Ireland’s Yearbook of Education 2019/2020

2017

Challenging Performativity in Higher Education: Promoting a Healthier Learning Culture
Deasy, C and Mannix McNamara, P.
Global Voices in Higher Education DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.68736

2015

Health Education in the Context of Performance Driven Education: Challenges and Opportunities
Moynihan, S.; Hennessy, J.; Mannix McNamara, P.
Schools for Health and Sustainability Theory, Research and Practice

2015

Preface
Simovska V.;Mannix-McNamara P.
Schools for Health and Sustainability: Theory, Research and Practice DOI: 10.1007/978-94-017-9171-7

2015

Schools for Health and Sustainability: Insights from the Past, Present and for the Future
Mannix McNamara, P.; Simovska, P.
Schools for Health and Sustainability: Theory, Research and Practice

2014

Education for What? The place of Affective Education in Irish Post Primary Schooling
Mannix McNamara, P.
O'Higgins Norman, J., Education Matters, Readings in Pastoral Care for School Chaplains, Guidance Counsellors and Teachers.

2011

Employing technology to facilitate empowered and critical learning for pre-service teachers
Mannix-McNamara, P. and Lynch, R.
Education in a technological world: communicating current and emerging research and technological efforts

Conference Contribution

2020

UL School of Education Research Symposium: Landscapes of Learning
Murphy, T., Mannix McNamara, P., Masterson, M., Slattery, G., Corry, J., and O'Sullivan, M.

2019

Teacher Well-being and Diversity Conference
Masterson , M., Murphy., Mannix-McNamara, P., Slattery, G., O’Sullivan, M. and Corry, J.

2019

6th Regulating for Decent Work Conference
Hodgins, M., Hogan, V., Pursell, L., Lewis, D., McCurtain, S., Mannix McNamara, P.

2018

FÉILTE 2018: Life-long learning: Making a difference!
Murphy T. Mannix McNamara, P., Masterson, M., O’Sullivan, M., and Corry, J.

2018

ICOH International Congress
Hogan, V., Hodgins, M., Pursell, L., McCurtain, S., Mannix McNamara, P., and Lewis, D.

2018

Teacher Well-being and Diversity Conference
Murphy T. Mannix McNamara, P., Masterson, M., O’Sullivan, M., and Corry, J.

2017

Teacher Education Policy in Europe (TEPE) Annual Conference
Murphy, T., Mannix McNamara, P., Masterson, M., Tally, P., and McLaughlin, E. (

2015

Education Studies Association or Ireland Annual Conference (ESAI)
Murphy, T., Floguerias, P., and Mannix McNamara, P.

2014

Networking for Education in Healthcare (NET) 2014
Deasy, C., Coughlan, B. and Mannix McNamara, P

2014

UL Hospitals Annual Research Symposium
Deasy, C., Coughlan, B. Jourdan, D., Pironom, J and Mannix McNamara, P.

2013

World Congress on Education (WCE)
Deasy, C., Coughlan, B. and Mannix McNamara, P.

2012

Cyprus International Conference on Education
Hennessy, J and Mannix McNamara, P.

2012

4th International Nurse Education Conference
Deasy, C., Mannix McNamara, P. and Coughlan, B.

2011

London International Conference on Education
Hennessy, J; Mannix McNamara, P.

2010

The Educational Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference
Hennessy, J; Mannix-McNamara, P; Hinchion, C

Conference Publication

2018

UK Council for Graduate Education Annual Conference
Mannix McNamara, P., Deasy, C. and Parker Jenkins, M

2018

UK Council fo for Graduate Education Annual Conference
Deasy, C. and Mannix McNamara, P.

2018

International Conference on Workplace Bullying and Harrassment
Hodgins, M., Hogan, V., Pursell, L., Mannix McNamara, P., McCurtain, S. and Lewis, D.

2018

International Conference on Workplace Bullying and Harrassment
Hodgins, M., Hogan, V., Pursell, L., Mannix McNamara, p., McCurtain, S., and Lewis, D.

2018

International Conference on Workplace Bullying and Harrassment
Pursell, L., Hogan, V., Lewis, D., McCurtain, S., Mannix McNamara, P and Hodgins, M.

2018

International Conference on Workplace Bullying and Harrassment
Hogan, V., Lewis, D., McCurtain, S., Mannix McNamara, P., Pursell, L. and Hodgins, M

2018

International Conference on Workplace Bullying and Harrassment
Mannix McNamara, P., Hodgins, M., Hogan, V., Pursell, L

2018

International Commission on Occupational Health
Hogan, V., Hodgines, M., Pursell, L., McCurtain, S., Mannix McNamara, P. and Lewis, D

2017

Association for Teacher Education in Europe (ATEE)
Murphy, T., Mannix-McNamara, P., Masterson, M., O’Sullivan, M., and O’Brien, E

2017

Association for Teacher Education in Europe (ATEE). Dubrovnik: Croatia, October 23-25.
Murphy, T., Mannix-McNamara, P., Masterson, M., O’Sullivan, M., and O’Brien, E

2017

18th Congress of the European Association of Work and Organisational Psychology
Hodgins, M., Pursell, L., Hogan, V., McCurtain, S., Mannix McNamara, P and Lewis, D.

2017

European Conference on Educational Research (ECER)
Darlington, E., Mannix McNamara, P. and Jourdan, D.

2017
2017

Promoting Health and Wellbeing in the Workplace NUIG
Mannix McNamara, P. Mac Curtain, C.

2017

Educational Studies Association of Ireland Annual Conference 2017
Mannix McNamara, P. and Parker-Jenkins, M

2017
2016

10th International Conference on Workplace Bullying and Harrassment
Hodgins, M., Hogan, V., Lewis, D., McCurtain, S., McNamara, P., Pursell, L.

2016

2nd Annual SPHeRE Conference 2016
Deasy, C., Coughlan, B., Pironom, j., ourdan, D and Mannix-McNamara, P.

2015

UL Hospitals Annual Research Symposium
Deasy, C., Coughlan, B. Jourdan, D., Pironom, J. and Mannix McNamara, P.

2014

Networking for Education in Healthcare (NET) 2014
Deasy, C., Coughlan, B. and Mannix McNamara, P.

2013

2013 World Congress on Education (WCE), London,
Deasy, C., Coughlan, B. and Mannix McNamara, P.

2012

The Future of SPHE: Problems & Possibilities
Moynihan, S. and Mannix McNamara, P.

2011

3rd International Nursing and Midwifery Conference
Deasy, C. Mannix McNamara, P. and Coughlan, B.

2011

19th International Health Promoting Hospitals conference
Deasy, C. Mannix McNamara, P. and Coughlan, B.

2011

London International Conference on Education
Hennessy, J; Mannix McNamara, P.

2009

Annual Conference 2009: Reflective Practice: Challenges for Teacher Education
Mannix McNamara, P. Devaney, E. Tom Geary, G. Sibett, C. Thompson, W.

2006
2005
2005

Nursing and Midwifery Conference
Gibbons M. and P. Mannix McNamara

2005

International Health Promoting Hospitals Conference
Gibbons, M. and P. Mannix McNamara

2005

International Health Promoting Hospitals Conference
Gibbons, M. and P. Mannix McNamara

2003

International Health Promoting Hospitals Conference
Gibbons, M. and P. Mannix McNamara

2002

National Health Promoting Hospitals Conference
Devaney, E. and P. Mannix McNamara

2002

Workplace Bullying Conference
Mannix McNamara, P., T. Geary and T. O¿ Doherty

2002

National Health Promoting Hospitals Conference
Breen, A. and P. Mannix McNamara

2002

National Health Promoting Hospitals Conference
Gibbons, M. and P. Mannix McNamara

2002

National Health Promoting Hospitals Conference,
Kennedy, M. and P. Mannix McNamara

2002

National Nursing and Midwifery Conference
Gibbons, M. and P. Mannix McNamara

2001

Third Level Education Conference
Aherne, D., T. Geary and P. Mannix McNamara

1999

Women¿s Studies Conference,
Mannix McNamara, P.

Other Journal

2019

The Contested Terrain of Power in Workplace Bullying
Mannix McNamara, P.
Handbook of Workplace Bullying, Emotional Abuse and Harassment

2019

An Enlightened Environment? Workplace Bullying and Incivility in Irish Higher Education. 
Hodgins, M., and Mannix McNamara, P.
Qualitative Research in Organizations and Management: An International Journal

2016

Psychological Distress and Lifestyle of Students - Implications for Health Promotion
Deasy, C., Coughlan, B., Pironom, J., Jourdan, D. and Mannix McNamara,P.
National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin

Other Publication

2010

Poetry and Pedagogy: Exploring the Opportunity for Epistemological and Affective Development within the Classroom
Hennessy, J; Hinchion, C; Mannix McNamara, P
Literacy Information and Computer Education Journal (LICEJ)

Peer Reviewed Journal

2020

The prevalence of ill-treatment and bullying at work in Ireland
Hogan, V., Hodgins, M., Lewis, D., MacCurtain, S., Mannix-McNamara, P. and Pursell, L.
International Journal of Workplace Health Management DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/IJWHM-09-2018-0123

2020

The prevalence of ill-treatment and bullying at work in Ireland
Hogan V.;Hodgins M.;Lewis D.;Maccurtain S.;Mannix-McNamara P.;Pursell L.
International Journal of Workplace Health Management DOI: 10.1108/IJWHM-09-2018-0123

2020

Bullying and Ill-Treatment: Insights from an Irish Public Sector Workplace
Hodgins, M., Lewis, D., Pursell, L., Hogan, V., MacCurtain, S., Mannix McNamara, P.
Public Money & Management

2018

Workplace bullying and redress procedures: experiences of teachers in Ireland
McNamara, PM,Fitzpatrick, K,MacCurtain, S,O'Brien, M
Qualitative Research in Organizations and Management DOI: 10.1108/QROM-10-2016-1440

2017

Aligning Perceptions of Laboratory Demonstrators Responsibilities To Inform the Design of a Laboratory Teacher Development Program
Flaherty, A., O Dwyer, A., Mannix McNamara, P. and Leahy J.J.
Journal Of Chemical Education

2017

Bullying and incivility in higher education workplaces: Micropolitics and the abuse of power
Hodgins, M., and Mannix McNamara, P.
Qualitative Research in Organizations and Management DOI: 10.1108/QROM-03-2017-1508

2016

An examination of Health Promoting Schools in Ireland
Moynihan, S. Jourdan, D. and Mannix McNamara, P.
Health Education DOI: 10.1108/HE-03-2014-0045

2016

Overview of harm reduction in prisons in seven European countries.
Sander, G., Scandurra, A., Kamenska, A., MacNamara, C., Kalpaki, C., Bessa, C., Laso, G., Parisi, G., Varley, L., Wolny, M., Moudatsou, M., Pontes, N. Mannix McNamara, P., Libianchi, S. and Antypas, T.
Harm Reduction Journal DOI: 10.1186/s12954-016-0118-x

2016

Placement-based learning and learner engagement: findings from a new university in the UK
Murphy, T., Bertomeu, P. and Mannix McNamara, P.
Irish Educational Studies DOI: 10.1080/03323315.2016.1146155

2016

Predictors of health of pre-registration nursing and midwifery students: Findings from a cross-sectional survey
Deasy, C., Coughlan, B., Pironom, J., Jourdan, D. and Mannix McNamara, P.
Nurse education today DOI: 10.1016/j.nedt.2015.09.010

2016

School health promotion and teacher professional identity
Jourdan, D., Simar, C., Deasy, C., Carvalho, G. and Mannix McNamara, P.
Health Education DOI: 10.1108/HE-07-2014-0078

2016

Overview of harm reduction in prisons in seven European countries
Sander, G,Scandurra, A,Kamenska, A,MacNamara, C,Kalpaki, C,Bessa, CF,Laso, GN,Parisi, G,Varley, L,Wolny, M,Moudatsou, M,Pontes, NH,Mannix-McNamara, P,Libianchi, S,Antypas, T
Harm Reduction Journal DOI: 10.1186/s12954-016-0118-x

2015

Psychological distress and lifestyle of students: implications for health promotion
Deasy, C., Coughlan, B., Pironom, J., Jourdan, D. and Mannix McNamara, P.
Health promotion international DOI: 10.1093/heapro/dau086

2015

Teacher Competencies in Health Education: Results of a Delphi
Moynihan, S., Paakkari, L., Valimaa, R., Jourdan, D. and Mannix-McNamara, P.
Plos One DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0143703

2014

Psychological Distress and Coping amongst Higher Education Students: A Mixed Method Enquiry
Deasy, C., Coughlan, B., Pironom, J., Jourdan, D. and Mannix McNamara, P.
Plos One DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0115193

2014
2014

Workplace bullying and incivility: a systematic review of interventions
Hodgins, M., MacCurtain, S. and Mannix McNamara, P.
International Journal of Workplace Health Management DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/IJWHM-08-2013-0030

2014

Workplace bullying and incivility: A systematic review of interventions
Hodgins M.;MacCurtain S.;Mannix-McNamara P.
International Journal of Workplace Health Management DOI: 10.1108/IJWHM-08-2013-0030

2013

Promoting mental health through multidisciplinary care: service users' experience in Ireland
Vitale, A. and Mannix McNamara, P.
International Journal of Mental Health Promotion DOI: 10.1080/14623730.2013.812292

2013

At the altar of educational efficiency: Performativity and the role of the teacher
Hennessy, J. and Mannix McNamara, P.
English Teaching-Practice And Critique

2012

What rough beast?’ Conceptualising the poetry teacher in Ireland through the eyes of the pupil,
Hennessy, J. and Mannix McNamara, P.
Asia Pacific Journal of Teacher Education

2012
2011

The influence of professional factors in determining primary school teachers' commitment to health promotion
Jourdan, D., Stirling, J., Mannix-McNamara, P. and Pommier, J.
Health Promotion International DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/heapro/daq076

2011

The importance of respect in teaching and learning: perspectives of final year pre-service teachers in a regional university in Ireland
O Grady, E., Hinchion, C. and Mannix-McNamara, P.
European Journal Of Teacher Education

2011

The influence of professional factors in determining primary school teachers' commitment to health promotion
Jourdan D.;Stirling J.;Mannix McNamara P.;Pommier J.
Health promotion international DOI: 10.1093/heapro/daq076

2011

Gender implications of the teaching of relationships and sexuality education for health-promoting schools
Mannix McNamara, P., Geary, T. and Jourdan, D.
Health Promotion International DOI: 10.1093/heapro/daq046

2010

Factors influencing the contribution of staff to health education in schools
Jourdan, D., Mannix McNamara, P., Simar, C., Geary, T. and Pommier, J.
Health Education Research DOI: 10.1093/her/cyq012

2009

Promoting Health in Irish Prisons: Challenges and Opportunities, Social Journal of Criminology
Casey, C. and Mannix McNamara, P.
Social Journal Of Criminology

2004

Published Report

2018

Irish Workplace Behavior Study [Final Report]
Hodgins, M., Pursell, L., Hogan, V., McCurtain, S., Mannix McNamara, P., and Lewis, D.