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Organization profile

Organisation profile

Founded in 1973, Sabhal Mòr Ostaig has become internationally recognised as a National Centre for the Gaelic language and culture. 

Sabhal Mòr Ostaig is dedicated to supporting the development of research into the Gaelic language and culture. The College's first submission to the Research Assessment Exercise [RAE] in December 2008 saw 15% of research classified as internationally excellent or world-leading in Celtic Studies research.
The College is involved in a number of leading research projects including Ionad Nàiseanta na h-Imrich, the National Centre for Migration Studies, and Soillse, a collaborative research initiative with UHI and the Universities of Aberdeen, Glasgow and Edinburgh.


Staff at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig are involved in high-level research and possess amongst them 11 doctorates. The College library houses a rich resource of Gaelic, Celtic and Highland-related books and the College also supports a number of PhD studentships.

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language Social Sciences
language policy Social Sciences
naturalism Social Sciences
linguistics Social Sciences
minority Social Sciences
community Social Sciences
speaking Social Sciences
Ireland Social Sciences

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Profiles

Photo of Timothy Currie Armstrong

Timothy Currie Armstrong, PhD

  • Sabhal Mòr Ostaig UHI - Àrd Òraidiche ann an Gàidhlig agus Conaltradh - Senior Lecturer in Gaelic and Communication

Person: Academic Research Active

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Meg Bateman

Person: Academic Research Active

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Photo of Abigail Burnyeat

Abigail Burnyeat

Person: Academic Research Active

Projects 2014 2016

Bunadas

Ó Donnaíle, C.

1/04/16 → …

Project: Research

An Sruth

Bateman, M., Gorman, R., Ó Giollagáin, C. & Ó Donnaíle, C.

1/04/15 → …

Project: Research

Research Output 1984 2020

Briathrachas Beatha nam Ban

Cheape, H., 2020, Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig 10 (2018). Edinburgh: Dunedin Academic Press, Edinburgh, 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Open Access
File
Vocabulary
Education
Industry
Founding
Technical Terminology

A bheil i beò fhathast? A’ Ghàidhlig mar chànan lìonraidh anns an aonamh linn air fhichead

Armstrong, T. C., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig 7.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
air
language
anxiety

Coimhearsnachd chànanach mar fhoillseachadh àraid ann an sgrìobhaidhean bho dheireadh an 19mh linn.

Cheape, H., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig 7 (2012) . Glasgow, 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Open Access
File
Discourse
Dictionary
Material Culture
Tongue
Vocabulary

Prizes

Duais Chomunn na Gàidhlig

Timothy Currie Armstrong (Recipient), 2007

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Duais Chomunn na Gàidhlig

Timothy Currie Armstrong (Recipient), 2005

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Saltire Society First Book of the Year 2013

Timothy Currie Armstrong (Recipient), 14 Nov 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Air
Inverness

Activities 2007 2019

European FSN Association Conference

Alasdair MacMhaoirn (Invited speaker)
2 Jun 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

What Makes a People a People: Land, language, medicine/spirituality, and cultural and intellectual property rights

Alasdair MacMhaoirn (Speaker), Yvette Collin (Speaker), Sean Collin (Speaker), Alastair MacIntosh (Speaker)
24 Jul 2016

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig 2016

Alasdair MacMhaoirn (Speaker)
21 Jun 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Press / Media

Turner Prize Winner among new University of Glasgow Library Fellows

Domhnall Uilleam Stiubhart

27/01/208/02/20

4 items of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Bill for new Gaelic school could top 16 million

Conchúr Ó Giollagáin

27/10/19

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Student theses

Telebhisean mar ghoireas poileasaidh cànain: a chleachdadh aig cloinn dà-chànanaich

Author: NicNèill, C. M., 17 Sep 2018

Supervisor: Armstrong, T. C. (Supervisor), Bateman, M. (Supervisor) & Munro, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)

File

Heather and hill and Highland cattle: ath-mheasadh air ìomhaighean den Ghàidhealtachd, c.1850 – 1910

Author: MacDougall, E. B., 31 Jul 2016

Supervisor: Bateman, M. (Supervisor), MacDonald, M. (Supervisor) & Wall, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)

File

Cànain agus Cultar ann am Foghlam tro Mheadhan na Gàidhlig: Neartan, Duilgheadasan agus am Buaidh air Comasan is Seasamhan Cànain na h-Òigridh

Author: NicLeòid, S., 31 Jul 2014

Supervisor: Mac an Tàilleir, I. (Supervisor), Cox, R. A. (Supervisor) & Dunbar, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)

File