Timothy Currie Armstrong, PhD

Doctor

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

    United Kingdom

  • 106 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
1993 …2019
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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.

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Aberdeen

Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Arts, Bowdoin College

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Research Output 1993 2019

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
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air
language
anxiety

An Nádúrachas agus lucht labhartha Ghaeilge na hAlban

Armstrong, T. C., 2018, An Meon Folaithe: Idé-eolaíochtaí agus iompar lucht labhartha na Gaeilge. Ó hIfearnáin, T. & Walsh, J. (eds.). Cois Life Teoranta

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
naturalism
language
sociolinguistics
Ideologies
habits

Planning for growth: the professionalisation of the taskforce for Gaelic revitalisation

MacLeod, M., Armstrong, T. C., Munro, G. & Mac an Tàilleir, I., 1 Nov 2018, Gaelic in Contemporary Scotland: The Revitalisation of an Endangered Language. MacLeod, M. & Smith-Christmas, C. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press

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

professionalization
planning
community
educational setting
language acquisition

The Language of the Playground: Activists building consensus on the language policy and ethos of a new Gaelic immersion school.

Armstrong, T. C., Nov 2018, Gaelic in Contemporary Scotland: The Revitalisation of an Endangered Language. MacLeod, M. & Smith-Christmas, C. (eds.). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, p. 17-31 14 p.

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

Open Access
File
playground
language policy
language
school
community

"Tha e rud beag a bharrachd air dìreach teagasg": Ag Obair ann am Foghlam tro Mheadhan na Gàidhlig: amasan, ideòlasan agus fèin-aithne.

NicLeòid, S., Armstrong, T. C. & O'Hanlon, F., 2017, (Submitted) Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig 7.

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

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)

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The Dr. John Sinclair Prize for Linguistics

Timothy Currie Armstrong (Recipient), 2009

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2011 2014

  • 8 Participation in conference
  • 3 Types of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar
  • 1 Participation in workshop, seminar, course
  • 1 Types of External academic engagement - Research and Teaching at External Organisation

Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig 2014

Timothy Currie Armstrong (Speaker)
24 Jun 2014

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

BAAL/Cambridge University Press Applied Linguistics Seminar

Timothy Currie Armstrong (Speaker)
30 May 2014

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Cùrsa Trèanaidh ann am Planadh Cànain

Timothy Currie Armstrong (Speaker)
19 Mar 201421 Mar 2014

Activity: OtherTypes of External academic engagement - Research and Teaching at External Organisation

Soillse Seminar

Timothy Currie Armstrong (Invited speaker)
27 Feb 2013

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

46th Annual Meeting of the British Association for Applied Linguistics

Timothy Currie Armstrong (Speaker)
6 Sep 2013

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Press / Media

Australia's childhood obesity time bomb

Timothy Currie Armstrong

4/12/14

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Thesis

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)

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Stèidheachadh Ghnàthan-cànain Ùra Cuairteachadh Ideòlais-chànain ann an Trì Gaeltachtaí Nua

Author: Armstrong, T. C., 28 Nov 2009

Supervisor: Mac an Taillier, I. (Supervisor), Bateman, M. (Supervisor) & Walsh, J. (Supervisor)

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

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