Alexandra Philbín, B.A.

Alexandra Philbín, B.A.

Research Assistant

Alexandra joined the ERC in July 2020 as a Research Assistant, working on the evaluation of the Gaeltacht Schools Recognition Scheme. Alexandra has a keen interest in the promotion of Irish and other minoritised languages, particularly in the education system. Her other research interests include language ideologies, semiotics and ethnography. She holds a BA in World Languages (Spanish, German, Irish) from University College Cork and is currently completing an MA in Anthropology (Linguistic Anthropology) at Maynooth University.