Dr David McCormack

Adult and Community Education

Lecturer

Maynooth University School of Education
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(01) 708 3947

Biography

Books

  Year Publication
2007 Radical Learning for Liberation 2.
Connolly, B., Fleming, T., McCormack, D. & Ryan, A. (2007) Radical Learning for Liberation 2. Maynooth, Co Kildare: MACE. [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
2019 'Autoethnography in, and as, adult education: eavesdropping on a conversation'
McCormack, D., O’Neill, J., Ryan, M., and Walsh, T. (2019) 'Autoethnography in, and as, adult education: eavesdropping on a conversation' In: Finnegan, F. and Grummell, B (eds). F. Finnegan & B. Grummell (eds.). Rotterdam: Sense Publishers. [Details]
2019 'Autoethnography in, and as, adult education: eavesdropping on a conversation [forthcoming]'
McCormack, D., O’Neill, J., Ryan, M., and Walsh, T. (2019) 'Autoethnography in, and as, adult education: eavesdropping on a conversation [forthcoming]' In: Doing Critical and Creative Research. Rotterdam: Sense Publishers. [Details]
2018 'Negative Capability and Epiphany Moments in Reflexive Practice'
Mc Cormack, D. (2018) 'Negative Capability and Epiphany Moments in Reflexive Practice' In: A. Ryan & T. Walsh (eds). Reflexivity and Critical Pedagogy. Rotterdam: Sense Publishers. [Details]
2018 'Reflexivity and the Emotional Dimension of Adult Learning'
Mc Cormack, D (2018) 'Reflexivity and the Emotional Dimension of Adult Learning' In: A. Ryan & T. Walsh (eds). Reflexivity and Education. Rotterdam: Sense Publishers. [Details]
2015 'From Cart-Horse To Pegasus: Using a Research Journal in Thesis Writing'
Dr. David Edward McCormack (2015) 'From Cart-Horse To Pegasus: Using a Research Journal in Thesis Writing' In: Writing Your Thesis: A Guide for Postgraduate Students. Maynooth: MACE Press. [Details]
2010 'The Transformative Power of Journaling: Reflective Practice as Self-Supervision'
David McCormack (2010) 'The Transformative Power of Journaling: Reflective Practice as Self-Supervision' In: The Soul of Supervision: Integrating Practice and Theory. New York: Morehouse PUblishing. [IR Link] [Details]
2007 'Demanding Reflexivity: Lazy Ozzie and Other Stories'
McCormack, D. (2007) 'Demanding Reflexivity: Lazy Ozzie and Other Stories' In: Radical Learning for Liberation 2. Maynooth: MACE. [IR Link] [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2015 ''A poem points, a thesis explains: pedagogic epiphany and liminal disposition in adult education''
Dr. David Edward McCormack (2015) ''A poem points, a thesis explains: pedagogic epiphany and liminal disposition in adult education''. THE ADULT LEARNER, 1 :75-87 [IR Link] [Details]
2014 'Trína Chéile: Reflections on journaling in he border country of doctoral research'
Dr. David Edward McCormack (2014) 'Trína Chéile: Reflections on journaling in he border country of doctoral research'. STUDIES ON THE EDUCATION OF ADULTS, 46 :163-176 [IR Link] [Details]
2009 'A Parcel of Knowledge: An Autoethnographic Inquiry into the Emotional Dimension of Teaching and Learning'
Dr. David Edward McCormack (2009) 'A Parcel of Knowledge: An Autoethnographic Inquiry into the Emotional Dimension of Teaching and Learning'. THE ADULT LEARNER, 1 :13-28 [IR Link] [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
2017 'Experience as Primary Teacher in Supervision: An Exploration of Reflexivity in Action'
David Mc Cormack (2017) 'Experience as Primary Teacher in Supervision: An Exploration of Reflexivity in Action' Droichead: Journal of the Supervisors Association of Ireland, 1 (1) :20-27. [Details]
2011 '‘Reflexivity and the Guidance Counsellor’'
Mc Cormack, D. and Ryan, M.B. (2011) '‘Reflexivity and the Guidance Counsellor’' in National Centre for Guidance in Education Newsletter, 25 :7-9. [IR Link] [Details]
2009 '‘Narrative Inquiry in Adult and Community Education’'
David McCormack (2009) '‘Narrative Inquiry in Adult and Community Education’' Editorial Newsletter of Community Education Network of Crosscare, Autumn 2009 . [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
2013 On Being Thought While Thinking: Reflections on Doctoral Research
Dr. David Edward McCormack (2013) On Being Thought While Thinking: Reflections on Doctoral Research Invited paper given to Narrative Inquiry Centre, Graduate School of Education, University of Bristol, 29th October [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
2017 “Mindfulness as method in practitioner research”.
Mc Cormack, D (2017) “Mindfulness as method in practitioner research”. [Invited Oral Presentation], Supervisors Association of Ireland Conference, ‘Stage on the stage or guide on the side’, Emmaus Retreat Centre, Swords [Details]
2017 Connect Conference; Tipperary Education and Training Board.
Mc Cormack, D (2017) Connect Conference; Tipperary Education and Training Board. [Oral Presentation], Mindfulness as a method of self-care and care of the other, Tipperary [Details]
2017 Invited presentation as part of Maynooth University Research Week.
O'Toole, C. McCormack, D. (2017) Invited presentation as part of Maynooth University Research Week. [Oral Presentation], Mindfulness as a resource for personal and collective wellbeing in a pluralistic society: Research and Practice, Maynooth University [Details]
2016 PhD Pre-conference Day.
Mc Cormack, D (2016) PhD Pre-conference Day. [Chaired Session], Triennial Conference of the European Society for Research on the Education of Adults (ESREA);, Maynooth University [Details]
2016 Mindfulness as self-care in a world under threat’, T.
David Mc Cormack (2016) Mindfulness as self-care in a world under threat’, T. [Oral Presentation], Triennial Conference of ESREA ‘Imagining Diverse Futures fo, Maynooth University [Details]
2016 ‘Reflective Practice, Negative Capability and Transformative Learning’.
Mc Cormack, D (2016) ‘Reflective Practice, Negative Capability and Transformative Learning’. [Invited Oral Presentation], Supervisors Association of Ireland Conference, Mindful Consideration, Emmaus Retreat Centre, Swords [Details]
2016 Reflective Practice, Negative Capability and Transformative Learning’.
David Mc Cormack (2016) Reflective Practice, Negative Capability and Transformative Learning’. [Invited Oral Presentation], Supervisors Association of Ireland Conference, Emmaus Retreat Centre [Details]
2016 Presenter: PhD Pre-conference Day.
David Mc Cormack (2016) Presenter: PhD Pre-conference Day. [Chaired Session], ‘Imagining Diverse Futures for Adult Education, Maynooth University [Details]
2016 ‘Mindfulness as self-care in a world under threat’.
Mc Cormack, D (2016) ‘Mindfulness as self-care in a world under threat’. [Invited Oral Presentation], Triennial Conference of the European Society for Research on the Education of Adults (ESREA);, Maynooth University [Details]
2015 Arts in Healthcare: Reflection through Creative Practice.
David Mc Cormack and Hilary Moss (2015) Arts in Healthcare: Reflection through Creative Practice. [Oral Presentation], Arts in Healthcare: Collaborative workshop (National Centre for Arts and Health, Tallaght Hospital), Rua Red Arts Centre, Tallaght [Details]
2014 Challenges and Change in Adult and Further Education.
Walsh, T. and McCormack, D (2014) Challenges and Change in Adult and Further Education. [Oral Presentation], Narrative as a Research Lens, Maynooth University [Details]
2012 Writing as Reflexive Inquiry in Transformative Learning.
David Mc Cormack (2012) Writing as Reflexive Inquiry in Transformative Learning. [Invited Lecture], Community Educators' Conference,, Clonliffe College, Dublin [Details]
2009 “Plenty in the Midst of Want”, Prof. Ivor Browne.
Mary B. Ryan and David Mc Cormack (2009) “Plenty in the Midst of Want”, Prof. Ivor Browne. [Conferences hosted], Annual Counselling Studies Conference, NUI Maynooth [Details]
2009 Narrative Inquiry in Adult and Community Education.
David Mc Cormack (2009) Narrative Inquiry in Adult and Community Education. [Oral Presentation], Community Education Network of Crosscare, All Hallows [Details]
2008 Seeing in the Dark: Owning Mental Health in Difficult Times’.
Mary B. Ryan and David Mc Cormack (2008) Seeing in the Dark: Owning Mental Health in Difficult Times’. [Conferences hosted], 2008: Annual Counselling Studies Conference, NUI Maynooth [Details]
2007 Presentation to Faculty.
David Mc Cormack (2007) Presentation to Faculty. [Invited Oral Presentation], Milltown Institute of Theology and Philosophy Faculty Lecture, Milltown Institute of Theology and Philosophy [Details]
2005 Psychotherapy and Education.
David Mc Cormack (2005) Psychotherapy and Education. [Invited Oral Presentation], Psychotherapy in Ireland in the 21st Century,, 2005 Panel Member, Plenary Session Conference Psychotherapy in Ireland in the 21st Century, Mont Clare Hotel, Dublin [Details]
2005 Ministry Conference,.
David Mc Cormack (2005) Ministry Conference,. [Invited Lecture], ‘The transformative potential of learning journals’, Milltown Institute of Theology and Philosophy [Details]
2005 Prof. Brian Thorne and Paula Meehan.
Mary B. Ryan and David Mc Cormack (2005) Prof. Brian Thorne and Paula Meehan. [Conferences hosted], Annual Counselling Studies Conference, Something Understood: Creative Encounters with Everyday Mysteries, NUI Maynooth [Details]

Book Review

  Year Publication
2019 Transforming Perspectives in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education, by Laura Formenti and Linden West, London, Palgrave Macmillan, 2018.
David Mc Cormack (2019) Transforming Perspectives in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education, by Laura Formenti and Linden West, London, Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2018 David Mc Cormack (2018) Evocative autoethnography: writing lives and telling stories.
Mc Cormack, D (2018) David Mc Cormack (2018) Evocative autoethnography: writing lives and telling stories. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2015 Book review: Doing practice-based research in therapy: A reflexive approach, by Sofie Bager-Charleson, London, Sage, 2014.
Dr. David Edward McCormack (2015) Book review: Doing practice-based research in therapy: A reflexive approach, by Sofie Bager-Charleson, London, Sage, 2014. Book Review [Details]
2015 Review of Cooper, M. (2015) Existential psychotherapy and counselling: contributions to a pluralistic practice.
Dr. David Edward McCormack (2015) Review of Cooper, M. (2015) Existential psychotherapy and counselling: contributions to a pluralistic practice. Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2015 Doing practice-based research in therapy: a reflexive approach.
McCormack, D (2015) Doing practice-based research in therapy: a reflexive approach. ABINGDON: Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2014 Review of To Call Myself Beloved by Eina Mc Hugh.
Dr. David Edward McCormack (2014) Review of To Call Myself Beloved by Eina Mc Hugh. Book Review [Details]
2014 To call myself beloved.
McCormack, D (2014) To call myself beloved. ABINGDON: Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2014 Reflective writing in counselling and psychotherapy.
McCormack, D (2014) Reflective writing in counselling and psychotherapy. ABINGDON: Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2014 Book review of M. Milner A Life of One's Own (2011).
Dr. David Edward McCormack (2014) Book review of M. Milner A Life of One's Own (2011). Book Review [Details]
2014 Review of Reflective Writing in Counselling and Psychotherapy by Wright, J. and Bolton, G.
Dr. David Edward McCormack (2014) Review of Reflective Writing in Counselling and Psychotherapy by Wright, J. and Bolton, G. Book Review [Details]
2012 Creating autoethnographies.
McCormack, D (2012) Creating autoethnographies. ABINGDON: Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2012 Book Review: Muncey, T. (2010) Creating Autoethnographies, London, Sage.
David McCormack (2012) Book Review: Muncey, T. (2010) Creating Autoethnographies, London, Sage. Book Review [Details]
2011 Using biographical methods in social research.
McCormack, D (2011) Using biographical methods in social research. ABINGDON: Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2011 Book Review: Merrill, B and West, L. (2009) Using Biographical Methods in Social Research, London, Sage.
David McCormack (2011) Book Review: Merrill, B and West, L. (2009) Using Biographical Methods in Social Research, London, Sage. Book Review [Details]
2010 ‘Listening Skills in the Non-Therapeutic Environment’.
Mc Cormack, D. Ryan, M.B. (2010) ‘Listening Skills in the Non-Therapeutic Environment’. Book Review [Details]

Conference Paper

  Year Publication
2013 Trína Chéile: THe Vulnerability of the Doctoral Writer.
Dr. David Edward McCormack (2013) Trína Chéile: THe Vulnerability of the Doctoral Writer. Conference Paper [Details]
2006 Introductory Module Unit 2: Study Skills for Adults Returning to Learning.
McCormack, D. and Kenny, M. (2006) Introductory Module Unit 2: Study Skills for Adults Returning to Learning. Conference Paper [IR Link] [Details]

Thesis

  Year Publication
2013 'Windows Don't Happen: An Inquiry Into Writing As Reflexive Practice IN Transformative Adult Learning.
Dr. David Edward McCormack (2013) 'Windows Don't Happen: An Inquiry Into Writing As Reflexive Practice IN Transformative Adult Learning. University of Bristol: Thesis [Details]

Technical Publication

  Year Publication
2006 Learning as a Way of Being: Reflective Practice, Experiential Learning and Supervision in Adult Guidance and Counselling.
Ryan, M.B. and McCormack, D. (2006) Learning as a Way of Being: Reflective Practice, Experiential Learning and Supervision in Adult Guidance and Counselling. Technical Publication [IR Link] [Details]
2006 NUIM Knowledge Base: E Learning Materials.
(2006) NUIM Knowledge Base: E Learning Materials. Technical Publication [Details]
2004 Facilitating transformative learning.
Ryan, A.B., McCormack, D. and Ryan, M. (2004) Facilitating transformative learning. Technical Publication [IR Link] [Details]

Recording

  Year Publication
2013 Breedlove.
Dr. David Edward McCormack (2013) Breedlove. Recording [Details]