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Niamh Hickey

Biography

Niamh Hickey is a graduate of the University of Limerick, with a Bachelors in Science Education, specialising in Biology and Chemistry.
Niamh is currently completing her doctoral studies PhD in the School of Education. Her research focus centres on critical theory and discourses and experiences of distributed leadership, power and empowerment in education settings. Her doctoral advisors are Prof. Patricia Mannix McNamara and Dr. Aishling Flaherty.
Niamh teaches science pedagogy and science education on the Professional Masters of Education with Science course in the University of Limerick. Her research interests include but are not limited to: power, leadership, workplace bullying, wellbeing, science education.

Publications

Book Chapters

2020

Educator Well-Being: Ignoring systemic stress at our peril
Mannix McNamara P., and Hickey, N.
(2020) Educator Well-Being: Ignoring systemic stress at our peril
In Ireland's Yearbook of Education 2019/2020; Dublin : Education Matters

Peer Reviewed Journals

2021

The Dark Side of School Culture
Mannix McNamara, P., Hickey, N., MacCurtain, S., and Blom, N.
(2021) The Dark Side of School Culture
In Societies;
DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/soc11030087

2021

An Exploration of Leadership in Post-Primary Schools: The Emergence of Toxic Leadership
Snow, N., Hickey, N., Bloom, N., O'Mahony, L., and Mannix McNamara, P.
(2021) An Exploration of Leadership in Post-Primary Schools: The Emergence of Toxic Leadership
In Societies;
DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/ soc11020054

Other Journals

2020

Prevention of stress and burnout in post-primary school teachers: a systematic review of the literature
Hickey, N.
(2020) Prevention of stress and burnout in post-primary school teachers: a systematic review of the literature
In The Undergraduate Journal;

Conference Contributions

2021

International Association of Workplace Bullying and Harassment
Mannix McNamara, P., and Hickey, N.
(2021) International Association of Workplace Bullying and Harassment
Online

2021

International Congress of School Effectiveness and Improvement
Hickey, N., Flaherty, A., and Mannix McNamara, P.
(2021) International Congress of School Effectiveness and Improvement
Online

2021

International Association of Workplace Bullying and Harassment
Snow, N., Hickey, N., Bloom, N., Mannix McNamara, P., and O'Mahony, L.
(2021) International Association of Workplace Bullying and Harassment
Online