Biography

Dr. John O'Reilly is a lecturer in Initial Teacher Education in the University of Limerick addressing areas such as professionalism, planning, curriculum development, active learning, classroom management and assessment for the Postgraduate Masters in Education programme. His research interests are all schools-based with strong partnerships in the areas of science education (IBSE and PCK in particular) and curriculum development with schools(Negotiated Integrated Curriculum), professional development agencies and the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment. He served as a member of the junior cycle science specification development group and has just completed leading the FP7 project 'Chain Reaction' focused on professional development for IBSE in Ireland.

Research Interests

Physical Sciences Education at second and third levels; Evidence Based Practice in Education; Active and Enquiry-based Learning; Pedagogical Content Knowledge; Curriculum development (Negotiated Integrated Curriculum); Professional Development

Professional Activities

Association

  • 2005 Member, Irish Science Teacher's Association

Employment

  • 2005 National University of Ireland, Galway - Lecturer
  • 2003 National University of Ireland Galway - Marie-Curie Post-doctoral fellowship
  • 2001 Uniersite Paris-Sud, France - Post-Doctoral Fellow
  • 2000 Southeast Missouri State University, USA - Visiting Professor
  • 1998 Kober University, Japan - Post-doctoral researcher
  • 1997 Tallaght Institute of Technology - Associate Lecturer
  • 1993 National College of Ireland - Associate Lecturer

Education

  • 2005 National University of Ireland, Galway - H.Dip.in Ed.
  • 1998 University College Dublin - Ph.D.
  • 1992 University College Dublin - B.Sc.

Language

  • French

Research Collaborators

  • Anwar Battikhi - Funding Award - Jordan Society for Scientific Research (JSSR) -Jordan
  • Candy Beal - Joint Publication - North Carolina State University -USA
  • Dermot Francis Donnelly - Joint Publication - University of California Berkeley -USA
  • Janka Raganova - Funding Award - Matej Bel University -Slovakia
  • John Portelli - Joint Publication - University of Toronto -Canada
  • Luigi Smaldone - Funding Award - Seconda Universita degli Studi di Napoli -Italy
  • Manuela Welzel- Breuer - Funding Award - Heidelberg University -Germany
  • Marika Capanadze - Funding Award - Ilia State University -Georgia
  • Morteza Rezaei- Zadeh - Joint Publication - University of Tehran -Iran
  • Mounir Gouja - Funding Award - Centre International De Formation Pedagogique - Cifop SA -France
  • Murat Gunel - Funding Award - Ted University -Turkey
  • Nikos Chaniotakis - Funding Award - University of Crete -Greece
  • Slavko Kocijancic - Funding Award - University of Ljubljana -Slovenia
  • Stuart Bevins - Funding Award - Sheffield Hallam University -England
  • Zhelyazka Raykova - Funding Award - Plovdiv University -Bulgaria

Books

Doppler-free high resolution spectral atlas of iodine molecule 15000 to 19000 cm-1""

Dr. John O'Reilly
2000
Japan
Japan Society for the Promotion of Sciences
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Book Chapters

Interdisciplinarity and science education

Prof. Sibel Erduran
Dr. John O'Reilly
2016
Rotterdam
Sense
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Interdisciplinarity in Science Education

Dr. John O'Reilly
2017
Netherlands
Sense Publishers
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Edited Books

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Peer Reviewed Journals

Doppler-free high resolution laser spectroscopies of the naphthalene molecule""

Dr. John O'Reilly
2002
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INTERDISCIPLINARITY AND SCIENCE EDUCATION

Dr. John O'Reilly
2017
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Production of electronically excited CH via the vacuum-ultraviolet photodissociation of ethylene and the possible role of the ethylidene isomer""

Dr. John O'Reilly
2003
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Using Interactive Management to Identify, Rank and Model Entrepreneurial Competencies as Universities' Entrepreneurship Curricula

Dr. John O'Reilly
2014
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Photolysis of allene and propyne in the 7-30 eV region probed by the visible fluoresence of their fragments

Dr. John O'Reilly
2007
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Using interactive management to facilitate a student-centred conceptualisation of critical thinking: a case study

Dr. John O'Reilly
2014
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Core entrepreneurial competencies and their interdependencies: insights from a study of Irish and Iranian entrepreneurs, university students and academics

Dr. John O'Reilly
2017
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Using interactive management to facilitate a student-centred conceptualisation of critical thinking: a case study

Dr. John O'Reilly
2014
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Core entrepreneurial competencies and their interdependencies: insights from a study of Irish and Iranian entrepreneurs, university students and academics

Dr. John O'Reilly
2016
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Enhancing the Student Experiment Experience: Visible Scientific Inquiry Through a Virtual Chemistry Laboratory

Dr. John O'Reilly
Dr. Oliver McGarr
2013
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A framework for teachers' integration of ICT into their classroom practice

Dr. John O'Reilly
Dr. Oliver McGarr
2011
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Enhancing the Student Experiment Experience: Visible Scientific Inquiry Through a Virtual Chemistry Laboratory

Dr. John O'Reilly
2013
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Neutral excited radicals formed by ethylene photodissociation in the 8-24eV region""

Dr. John O'Reilly
2004
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'Just Be Quiet and Listen to Exactly What He's Saying': Conceptualising power relations in inquiry-oriented classrooms

Dr. John O'Reilly
Dr. Oliver McGarr
2014
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High resolution Spectroscopy of jet-cooled naphthaleneNaphthalene: the 000 and 3301 Bands of the Ã1B1uX~1Ag Transition

Dr. John O'Reilly
2002
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Investigating the Potential of Irish Primary School Textbooks in Supporting Inquiry-based Science Education (IBSE)

Dr. John O'Reilly
2013
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Other Journals

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Conference Publications

European research in Chemical education Conference ICCE-ERICE 2012

Dr. John O'Reilly
Dr. Geraldine Mooney Simmie
2012
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2nd Croatian Workshop on Chemistry Education, Split, Croatia

Dr. John O'Reilly
Dr. Geraldine Mooney Simmie
2012
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The 6th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ECIE 2011) proceeding

Dr. John O'Reilly
2011
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE 6TH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP, VOL 1 AND 2

Dr. John O'Reilly
2011
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The 7th eLearning and Software for Education Conference (eLSE 2011) proceeding

Dr. John O'Reilly
2011
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QUALITY AND EFFICIENCY IN E-LEARNING, VOL 2

Dr. John O'Reilly
2013
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Education reform and reform criticism

Dr. John O'Reilly
2011
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ANYWHERE, ANYTIME - EDUCATION ON DEMAND, VOL II

Dr. John O'Reilly
2011
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The 11th international conference on science-to-business marketing – Entrepreneurial Universities Conference

Dr. John O'Reilly
2012
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2013 FOURTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON E-LEARNING AND E-TEACHING (ICELET)

Dr. John O'Reilly
2013
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4th International Conference on e-Learning and e-Teaching, ICELET 2013

Dr. John O'Reilly
2013
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Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference

Dr. John O'Reilly
Dr. Oliver McGarr
2011
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European Science Education Research Association ESERA 2013

Dr. John O'Reilly
Dr. Geraldine Mooney Simmie
2013
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Conference Contributions

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Published Reports

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Editorials

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Book Reviews

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Other Publications

Enhancing the Student Experiment Experience: Visible Scientific Inquiry Through a Virtual Chemistry Laboratory

Dr. John O'Reilly
2013
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Theory, practice and interiority: an extended epistemology for engineering education

Dr. John O'Reilly
2018
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The Utilisation of a Pedagogical Content Knowledge (PCK) Lens to Develop Pre-Service Teachers’ Orientations Toward Inquiry Practice.

Dr. John O'Reilly
Dr. Geraldine Mooney Simmie
2013
Nicosia Cyprus
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Kinetic Studies on the Reactions of Trifluoromethoxy Radicals

Dr. John O'Reilly
1998
University College Dublin
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