Dr Sinéad Moynihan

Research supervision

I would be happy to supervise Ph.D. dissertations in any of the following areas:

  • Twentieth-and twenty-first century American literature
  • African American and Ethnic American literature
  • Contemporary American fiction, 1990s to present
  • Contemporary Irish fiction, 1990s to present
  • Race, Racial Passing, Whiteness Studies and the Black Atlantic
  • Transnationalism and Diaspora
  • Irish / American Transatlantic Culture

Research students

With Florian Stadtler, I jointly supervise:  

  • Hasnul Djohar, undertaking a Ph.D. on contemporary British and American Muslim Women's Writing 

I act as second supervisor to:

  • Candice Allmark-Kent, undertaking a Ph.D. on the representation of animals in twentieth-century Canadian Literature
  • Ruth Gilligan, undertaking a Creative Writing Ph.D.  I supervise the critical element, entitled: “Towards a Narratology of Otherness”