I have supervised a number of students at postgraduate and undergraduate levels for their dissertation element of their studies.

Areas of particular interest to me are:

  • Higher Education Teaching Practice
  • Higher Education Learning
  • Mergers in Irish Higher Education
  • Mergers in Higher Education (European or international)
  • Policy formation and review
  • Higher Education Policy Studies
  • Policy Change and Convergence
  • Behaviour in Organisations
  • Anti-social behaviour/ Conflict in Organisations
  • Organisation Design
  • Organisation Transformation & Change
  • Organisation Development
  • Studies in Irish Defence Forces
  • Irish Air Corps related topics (including all areas of activity)
  • Irish Homelessness
  • Linking community activities to higher education curriculum
  • Organisational Citizenship

If you are interested in undertaking research in any of the above areas please contact me at sharon.feeney@dit.ie

Teaching Interests:

I have delivered the following modules during the period 2003 – present. This activity includes full responsibility for syllabus development, design and approval. It also includes syllabus implementation syllabus implementation and responsibility for all module content, assessment and examining.

  • Behavioural Science
  • Organisation Behaviour
  • International Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Contemporary Management Studies
  • Introduction to Management
  • Management & Organisation Behaviour
  • Strategic Management for Logistics & Supply Chain
  • Strategic Management for HR Professionals
  • Management Skills
  • Critical Thinking
  • Research Methods for undergraduate students


Nominated for award for teaching excellence in DIT – 2008; 2009; 2010; 2012, 2013 and 2014