Fingerprint The fingerprint is based on mining the text of the scientific documents related to the associated persons. Based on that an index of weighted terms is created, which defines the key subjects of research unit

rural community Social Sciences
rural area Earth & Environmental Sciences
language Social Sciences
retirement Social Sciences
community Social Sciences
migration Social Sciences
adulthood Social Sciences
retirement age Social Sciences

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Profiles

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Michelle Christina Macleod

Person: Academic Related - Management, Academic

19992018
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Moray James Watson

Person: Academic

20122012

Research Output 2008 2018

Gaelic in Contemporary Scotland: The Revitalisation of an Endangered Language

MacLeod, M. (ed.), Smith-Christmas, C. (ed.) & Carty, N. Nov 2018 Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. 208 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

sociolinguistics
language
educational setting
language acquisition
community

Learning Gaelic in adulthood: Second language learning in minority language contexts

MacLeod, M. Nov 2018 Gaelic in Contemporary Scotland: The Sociolinguistics of an Endangered Language. MacLeod, M. & Smith-Christmas, C. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

adulthood
minority
language
learning
linguistics

Perceptions of creativity and authenticity when acquiring a minoritised language as an adult

MacLeod, M., MacLeod, M. & Dombrowski, L. 16 Jul 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Scottish Gaelic Studies. 31, p. 48-69

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

authenticity
creativity
language
Teaching
student

Activities 2013 2018

  • 5 Examination
  • 1 Editor of research journal / publication series
  • 1 Membership of peer review panel or committee
  • 1 Types for Internal and external academic activities - Invited talk

External Examiner

MacLeod, M. C. (Examiner)
1 Sep 201831 Aug 2019

Activity: Examination

External Examiner

MacLeod, M. C. (Examiner)
16 Aug 2017

Activity: Examination

Irish Research Council Postdoctoral International Assessment Board (External organisation)

MacLeod, M. C. (Participant)
16 Dec 201631 Jan 2019

Activity: Membership of peer review panel or committee

Press / Media

A new online course to learn Manx Gaelic

Moray James Watson

20/07/18

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Book of Deer

Michelle Christina MacLeod

30/04/18

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Other

BBC Aithris na Maidne

Michelle Christina MacLeod

15/02/18

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Impacts

SOILLSE: Building an Infrastructure for Gaelic

Michelle Christina Macleod (Coordinator), Robert Douglas Dunbar (Coordinator)

Impact