Timothy Currie Armstrong


  • Àrd Òraidiche ann an Gàidhlig agus Conaltradh - Senior Lecturer in Gaelic and Communication, Sabhal Mòr Ostaig UHI
  • IV44 8RQ

    United Kingdom

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PhD projects

Tha mi saor gu pròiseactan PhD a stiùireadh tro mheadhan na Gàidhlig ann an soiseo-chànanachas, poileasaidh cànain, agus gluasadan sòisealta.

1993 …2020

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Research expertise

An sàs an-dràsta ann an rannsachadh air ath-bheòthachadh na Gàidhlig mar ghluasad shòisealta, agus anns a' cho-theacsa sin, air poileasaidh cànain aig a' mhion-ìre, ideòlas agus fèin-aithne, oideachas, agus teòraidh an eagarais.  Roimhe, an sàs ann an rannsachadh air mion-bitheòlas agus air gintinneachd mhoileciuileach.


Researches the Scottish Gaelic revival as a social movement, and in that context, studies language policy at the micro level, ideology and identity, pedagogy, and organizational behaviour. Formerly researched microbiology and molecular genetics.


Teaching expertise

Stiùriche chùrsa do Ghàidhlig agus Conaltradh aig Sabhal Mòr Ostaig.


Course director for the Gaelic and Communication course at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 4 - Quality Education

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Aberdeen

Award Date: 1 Jan 2009

Bachelor of Arts

Award Date: 1 Jan 2006

Bachelor of Arts, Bowdoin College

Award Date: 1 Jan 1990


  • PB1501 Gaelic (Scottish Gaelic, Erse)
  • Gàidhlig
  • Gaelic
  • Language Planning
  • Language Revival
  • HM Sociology
  • social movements
  • ideology
  • identity


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