Rowan Oberman is programme coordinator for the Centre for Human Rights and Citizenship Education (CHRCE) in Dublin City University (DCU), Ireland.
She lectures in development, intercultural, human rights and citizenship education (supported by Irish Aid) in the School of STEM, Innovation and Global Studies. Rowan also coordinates Education for a Just World, a partnership initiative between the Centre and Trócaire. Before joining the Centre, Rowan worked in development and environmental education as well as qualifying as a Barrister and practicing at the Irish Bar. Rowan’s research interests include: climate change education, human rights, children’s rights, education for sustainable development and global citizenship education. Rowan is the lead author of Creating Futures (2016), an education resource inspiring inquiry, creativity & cooperation in response to climate change for senior primary classrooms.