Gary Walsh

Gary Walsh

Project Officer

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Gary is a Project Officer working at UBDC to support the international research portfolio led by the centre’s Deputy Director, Professor João Porto de Albuquerque. Specifically, Gary works on URBE Latam (Understanding Risks & Building Enhanced Capabilities in Latin American cities) and a range of other grant-funded projects. He leads on monitoring deliverables and project management, while contributing to the development and the communication of project outcomes and impact.

Gary is also a PhD Researcher and Associate Tutor based at the School of Education in University of Glasgow. His research interests relate to social justice, citizenship education and the philosophy of education. As Associate Tutor, Gary supervises Masters dissertation students and teaches on the Educational Studies and Inclusive Education programmes. Gary’s background is in education and third sector project management, after initially training and working as a professional musician. He is passionate about social justice, equalities issues, activism and citizen participation.