Professor Diarmait Mac Giolla Chriost

Professor Diarmait Mac Giolla Chriost

Professor

School of Welsh

Email:
macgiollachriostd@caerdydd.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2087 9180
Location:
1.66, John Percival Building
Welsh speaking
Available for postgraduate supervision

Professor Diarmait Mac Giolla Chríost is a member of the School's Research Unit on Language, Policy and Planning. He is a native of Ireland and an authority on linguistic minorities and language planning. He has research interests in certain other specific fields. These include the nature of the relationship between language and conflict, from a comparative, European perspective, and, also, language in city contexts. He has a number of publications in the Social Sciences, Human Geography and the Sociology of Language. He is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society.

2018

2017

  • Mac giolla chriost, D. 2017. Language commissioners and their independence. In: Nason, S. ed. Administrative Justice in Wales and Comparative Perspectives. The Public Law of Wales Cardiff: University of Wales Press, pp. 107-124.

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2008

2007

  • Mac-Giolla Chriost, D. 2007. Language and the city. Language and Globalization. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

2005

2003

2001

I offer the following UG modules:

Cyflwyniad i Hanes yr Iaith [An Introduction to the History of Welsh]

Iaith, Gwleidyddiaeth a Gwrthdaro [Language, Politics and Conflict]

Sosioieithyddiaeth [Sociolinguistics]

I am currently writing up the results of a major project on the office of language commissioner in Canada, Ireland and Wales, sponsored by the ESRC.

http://www.esrc.ac.uk/my-esrc/grants/ES.J003093.1/read