The Adult Learner Journal

Founded in the mid-1980s, this long-established, highly regarded journal is essential reading for anyone interested in or studying adult learning, and the only peer-reviewed Journal of Adult and Community Education in Ireland.

The Call for Abstracts for 2022's edition of The Irish Journal of Adult and Community Education: The Adult Learner is now closed.

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The Irish Journal of Adult and Community Education: The Adult Learner, is a valuable resource that documents the growth and development of adult learning policy and practice. It provides a forum for critical reflection on the practices of teaching and learning, giving priority to subject matter that addresses disadvantage, social exclusion, equality, workplace learning and the study of the teacher/student relationship.

LATEST JOURNALS

The Adult Learner 2012

The Irish Journal of Adult and Community Education

All editions of The Irish Journal of Adult and Community Education: The Adult Learner,
from 1985 – 2019, are available free of charge for download here.

Niamh O'Reilly

Niamh O'Reilly

Chair of Editorial Board

Niamh O'Reilly

Chair of Editorial Board

Rosemary Moreland

Rosemary Moreland

Editor, Ulster University

Rosemary Moreland

Editor, Ulster University

Jane O'Kelly

Jane O'Kelly

Dublin City University

Jane O'Kelly

Dublin City University

Luke Murtagh

Luke Murtagh

Luke Murtagh

Helen Murphy

Helen Murphy

Waterford Institute of Technology

Helen Murphy

Waterford Institute of Technology

Maria Slowey

Maria Slowey

Dublin City University

Maria Slowey

Dublin City University

David Mallows

David Mallows

University College London

David Mallows

University College London

Nuala Glanton

Nuala Glanton

Cork Education and Training Board (ETB)

Nuala Glanton

Cork Education and Training Board (ETB)

Bairbre Fleming

Bairbre Fleming

University College Dublin

Bairbre Fleming

University College Dublin

Deirdre Lynskey

Deirdre Lynskey

Queen’s University Belfast

Deirdre Lynskey

Queen’s University Belfast

Fran Kennedy

Fran Kennedy

Adult Education Officers' Association - Waterford and Wexford Education and Training Board

Fran Kennedy

Adult Education Officers' Association - Waterford and Wexford Education and Training Board

Stephen O’Brien

Stephen O’Brien

University College Cork

Stephen O’Brien

University College Cork

José Pedro Amorim

José Pedro Amorim

University of Porto

José Pedro Amorim

University of Porto

Koen De Pryck

Koen De Pryck

Vrije Universiteit Brussels

Koen De Pryck

Vrije Universiteit Brussels