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Dr. Aiveen Mullally



St Mary's, Room 225


The Arts, Physical and Religious Education


Doctorate in Education (Dublin City University)
M.A.in Religion and Culture (Dublin City University)
Bachelor of Religious Science (Mater Dei / NUI Maynooth)
Bachelor of Science in Psychotherapy and Counselling (Middlesex University)


Multi-Belief and Ethical Curricula in Diverse School Contexts

Religious Diversity and Intercultural Education

Classroom Communication, Organisation and Management

Self-Care and Wellness in the Workplace

School Ethos & Reflective Practice

Research / Professional Interests

The Challenges of Religious Diversity to Community National Schools
The Inclusion of Students of Different Beliefs in Catholic Schools
Pluralism and Policy Development in Schools
Spirituality in the Lives of Children


Mullally, A. (2013), ‘The Challenges of Religious Diversity in ETB Schools’, ETBI News.
Flanagan, B., Nelson, J. & Mullally, A. (2012), ‘Spiritual Education: A Teacher Development Initiative’ in Journal for the Study of Spirituality, Vol.2:1, 2012. (Peer-Reviewed Publication)

Mullally, A. (2010), Guidelines on the Inclusion of Students of Other Faiths in Catholic Secondary Schools, JMB.

Mullally, A. (2006), Gender and Religion Textbook for Leaving Certificate Religious Education, Veritas, 2006

Conference Presentations

Mullally, A. (2016), ‘Looking in the Mirror: Accommodating Students of Different Beliefs in Catholic Secondary Schools, Joint Managerial Body Annual Conference, Killarney.

Mullally, A. (2015), ‘Best Practice Guidelines on Inclusion and Diversity in Publically Managed Schools’, John Marcus O Sullivan Conference: Religion, Diversity and Publically Managed Schools: ETBI, Naas.

Mullally, A. (2013), ‘Challenges Facing VEC Schools Regarding Religious Diversity, John Marcus O Sullivan Conference, University of Limerick.
Mullally, A. (2011), ‘Practical Approaches to Nurturing the Spirituality of Children in Religiously Diverse Classrooms’, The Spirit of the Child International Conference, Waterford Institute of Technology.
Mullally, A. (2011), ‘School Planning for Religious Diversity’, John Marcus O Sullivan Conference: ETBI, Kerry.
Mullally, A. (2010), ‘Fostering Spirituality in Religiously Diverse Classrooms’, Changing Boundaries: Spirituality and Education International Conference, Dublin City University.