Dr Ciarán McFadden is a Senior Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management. He is the Programme Leader for the BA (Hons) Human Resource Management.
His research interests include workplace diversity and inclusion, particularly related to LGBTQ+ and neurodiverse employees, and critical human resource development.
He has published in books and journals such as the International Journal of Human Resource Management, Human Resource Development Review, and the International Journal of Manpower.
He is currently an Associate Editor at Human Resource Development Review. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Academy of Human Resource Development, where he also leads the Research Committee, and is a Fellow of the Global Labor Organisation. Ciarán was a visiting Fulbright Scholar at The Williams Institute on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Law and Public Policy, at UCLA.
He has delivered EDI training and workshops in a number of organisations. He and his work have featured in The Conversation, RTÉ’s Brainstorm and The Irish Times, at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting, and on Radio 4’s Today programme.