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Dr Rachel Campbell

General Information

Teaching Responsibilities

  • BEd. modules
  • Curriculum Studies 2 Physical Education (co-ordinator)
  • Area of Specialism 2 Physical Education
  • Fundamental Movement Skills (co-ordinator)
  • Personal and professional learning (Physical Education)
  • Physical Education (co-ordinator)
  • Physical Education Developed
  • BSc. modules
  • Practical Studies Foundation (co-ordinator)
  • Practical Studies Developed
  • An Introduction to Sport and Exercise Psychology (co-ordinator)
  • Sport and Exercise Psychology (co-ordinator)
  • Dissertation supervisor
  • MA/M.Ed.

External Interests / Community Service

  • Member of Board of Governors for Stranmillis Primary School

Research Interests

  • Learning outside the classroom (Forest Schools)
  • Fundamental Movement Skills

Background & Qualifications

  • Post Primary Physical Education Teacher
  • Part time Lecturer at South Eastern Regional College
  • Part Time Lecturer University of Ulster

Research & Scholarship

Journal Articles

McMullen, J.D., Jones, S., Campbell, R., McLaughlin, J., McDade, B., O’Lynn, P., and Glen, C. (2020) ‘‘Sitting on a wobbly chair’: mental health and wellbeing among newcomer pupils in Northern Irish schools’, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties, DOI: 10.1080/01629778.2020.1763095

Research Report
Jones, S; Campbell, R; McDade, B; McLaughlin, J; McMullen, J, Glen, C; O’Lynn, P,  (April 2018) Multilingual Matters: The Mental Health Needs of Newcomer Children and Young People and the role of the Education Authority Children and Young Peoples’ Services; Education Authority.