• Northlands Road, Magee Campus

    BT48 7JL Londonderry

    United Kingdom

  • 11 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
20112018
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Personal profile

Biography

Matthew Kearney is a Lecturer and Subject Director for marketing in the Department of International Business at Ulster University's Business School .Matthew obtained an Undergraduate Honours Degree in Business with Psychology before progressing to Doctoral Research at Ulster University, focusing on compulsive buying behaviour.He began lecturing in 2011. After a period as a Lecturer in Marketing at the Newcastle Business School at Northumbria University, Matthew returned to Ulster University in 2013, taking up a position there as a Lecturer in Marketing.Matthew was awarded a Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education Practice in 2016, and subsequently gained Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy. He has also been nominated for an Excellence in Teaching Award at Ulster.His researchMatthew’s main research areas focus on consumer behaviour, consumer psychology, guerrilla marketing, digital marketing and tourism.He has also undertaken a range of pedagogic research, with a particular focus on how technology can improve the student learning experience.Included in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, Matthew’s research has been published in internationally excellent journals, book chapters, and conference proceedings.Matthew also engages regularly in consultancy projects, and his research and expert opinion feature in hundreds of national and international media outlets.

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learning Social Sciences
social media Social Sciences
Tourism Social Sciences
learning environment Social Sciences
student Social Sciences
marketing Social Sciences
resources Social Sciences
event Social Sciences

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Research Output 2011 2018

  • 11 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
  • 10 Conference contribution
  • 5 Article
  • 1 Book

Active apps: the use of Flipboard as a digital engagement tool in active and flexible learning environments

Carruthers, C., McQuillan, N., Wightman, C., Bolan, P., McIlveen-Farley, H., Kearney, M., McMahon-Beattie, U. & Purkis, H., 2018, Association of Learning Technologists (ALT) Annual Conference, 11th-13th September, Manchester. .

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Active apps: using content curation apps to facilitate active engagement in flexible learning environments

Carruthers, C., McQuillan, N., Wightman, C., Bolan, P., McIlveen-Farley, H., Kearney, M., McMahon-Beattie, U. & Purkis, H., 2018, Chartered Association Of Business Schools Annual Learning, Teaching and the Student Experience Conference, 23rd-25th April, Glasgow. .

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Active apps: using content curation apps to facilitate active engagement in flexible learning environments

Carruthers, C., Bolan, P., Farley, H., Kearney, M., McMahon, U., McQuillan, N., Purkis, H. & Wightman, C., 10 Jan 2017, (Accepted/In press) Unknown Host Publication. p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

learning environment
learning
student
pedagogics
resources

Exploring film tourism potential in Ireland: from Game of Thrones to Star Wars

Bolan, P. & Kearney, M., Nov 2017, 27/28, 1, p. 2149-2156

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tourism
Ireland
Social media
Tourism destination
Destination

Exploring film tourism potential in Ireland: From Game of Thrones to Star Wars

Bolan, P. & Kearney, M., 19 May 2017, Unknown Host Publication. 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Tourism
Ireland
Social media
Tourism destination
Destination

Prizes

Best Paper Award at THRIC 2015

Peter Bolan (Recipient) & Matthew Kearney (Recipient), 14 Jun 2015

Prize: Honorary award

Activities 2018 2018

  • 1 Consultancy

Giant's Causeway Economic & Social Impact Study

Peter Bolan (Consultant), Matthew Kearney (Consultant)
20 Feb 201820 Jun 2018

Activity: Consultancy