Prof. Mary Corcoran

Institution: National University of Ireland, Maynooth, Department of Sociology
Position: Professor
Profession: Sociology
Country: Ireland

General research interest:

  • Urban sociology
  • the sociology of place
  • urban public space
  • quality of life and well-being in urban contexts

COST UAE research interest:

  • interfaces between nature and society
  • the potential of urban agricultural initiatives to generate social cohesion and civil integration
  • the sociology of food and food production
  • the re-imagining of place and landscape in the city