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20022026
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Personal profile

Teaching

  • Research Methods
  • Social Policy

Research Interests

  • Research methods (Participatory methods incl. peer research; survey methods; qualitative methods incl. BNIM)
  • Young people
  • Sexuality
  • Community relations

I am a member of ARK and have directed the annual Young Life and Times (YLT) survey (www.ark.ac.uk/ylt) of 16-year olds since 2003. I am also involved in the running of ARK's annual Kids Life and Times (KLT) survey (www.ark.ac.uk/klt).

Other

I am a member of the ESRC Peer Review College. I am also a member of the European Sociological Association (ESA) and the European Survey Research Association (ESRA).

At Queen's University, I am a member of the Centre of Evidence and Social Innovation (CESI) as well as the Centre for Children's Rights.

I am currently the Chair of my School's Research Ethics Committee. 

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experience Social Sciences
peace process Social Sciences
mental health Social Sciences
school Social Sciences
Ireland Social Sciences
exclusion Social Sciences
research process Social Sciences
violence Social Sciences

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Projects 2008 2012

Selected Research Output 2002 2026

6 Citations (Scopus)

Young people's self-reported experiences of sexual exploitation and sexual violence: a view from Northern Ireland

Beckett, H. & Schubotz, D., 2014, In : Journal of Youth Studies. 17, 4, p. 430-445 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sexual violence
exploitation
experience
incident
interview
Open Access
social agencies
power struggle
reflexivity
research process
qualitative research

Recruitment and capacity-building challenges in participatory research involving young people in Northern Ireland

McCartan, C., Burns, S. & Schubotz, D., 2012, Community Research for Participation: From theory to method. Goodson, L. & Phillimore, J. (eds.). Bristol: Policy Press, p. 283 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

research process
social agencies
management counsulting
social research
research project
7 Citations (Scopus)

A Shared Future? Exclusion, Stigmatization, and Mental Health of Same-Sex-Attracted Young People in Northern Ireland

Schubotz, D. & O'Hara, M., Jan 2011, In : Youth & Society. 43, 2, p. 488-508 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

stigmatization
peace process
exclusion
mental health
sex education
21 Citations (Scopus)

Same sex attraction, homophobic bullying and mental health of young people in Northern Ireland

McNamee, H., Lloyd, K. & Schubotz, D., Feb 2008, In : Journal of Youth Studies. 11, 1, p. 33-46 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

exclusion
mental health
school
child benefit
human being
9 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
social research
diversification
peace process
social scientist
group discussion
18 Citations (Scopus)

Sexual behaviour of young people in Northern Ireland: First sexual experience

Schubotz, D., Rolston, B. & Simpson, A., Jun 2004, In : Critical Public Health. 14(2), 2, p. 177-190 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Northern Ireland
Sexual Behavior
Sex Education
Life Style
Coitus

Prizes

Ireland
republic
social work
sociology
university teacher

Activities 2003 2019

Participatory Research

Dirk Schubotz (Advisor)
21 Mar 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Young people’s attitudes and perceptions to community relations and education

Dirk Schubotz (Advisor)
07 Feb 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

The Engaged Researcher - Sharing experiences from teaching and practice

Dirk Schubotz (Advisor)
21 Jan 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Young People's Perceptions of Youth and Culture in Northern Ireland

Dirk Schubotz (Advisor)
21 Mar 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Young People and Good Relations

Dirk Schubotz (Advisor)
18 Sep 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference