Dr Máirtín Ó Catháin

Senior Lecturer in Modern Irish HistorySchool of Psychology and Humanities

Máirtín teaches as part of the wider History team at the University of Central Lancashire and specialises in modern Irish history. He has particular interests in the Irish diaspora and Irish labour history but has taught on aspects of nineteenth century Europe, oral history practice and the Northern Ireland conflict. He has worked collaboratively with colleagues at a number of universities in Britain and Ireland as well as farther afield and has also been fortunate enough to work with community education projects in the North of Ireland for many years. He is course leader for the taught postgraduate degree, the Masters of Research in History.