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Dr Daragh Minogue

Principal Lecturer and Course Leader - Sport Journalism

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Biography

Daragh Minogue is Principal Lecturer and Course Leader in Sport Journalism at St Mary’s University. His current research focuses on identity, politics and the sports media. He contributes to the journalism training programme at Sky Sports News and has received commendations for promoting equality, diversity and inclusion in journalism. His latest book, co-authored with Tom Bradshaw, Sports Journalism: The State of Play is published by Routledge.

Dr Minogue launched the MA in Sports Journalism in 2010 in collaboration with News Associates and Sportsbeat. It was the first sports journalism course in the UK to be professionally accredited by the National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ).

Dr Minogue has over two decades of teaching experience in Higher Education. He gained a first class degree in Politics from the University of Portsmouth in 1994 and completed his PhD in contemporary Irish politics in 2000. He is currently an external examiner for the MA in Journalism at the University of Kingston and the BA in Journalism and Media at the University of Northumbria.


In the news

St Mary’s Principal Lecturer Shortlisted for Journalism Award

Principal Lecturer in Sports Journalism at St Mary’s University, Twickenham, Daragh Minogue has been shortlisted for a National Council for the Training of Journalism (NCTJ) award, which is due to be presented at their forthcoming Journalism Skills Conference.   Find out more...

St Mary’s Sports Journalism Graduates Land Top Jobs

Students graduating from the Sports Journalism MA at St Mary’s University, Twickenham have gone on to secure jobs at a number of high profile media outlets. Find out more...

St Mary’s Sports Journalism Students to Gain Vital World Cup Work Experience

As the FIFA World Cup kicks off, Sports Journalism students at St Mary’s University, Twickenham are being given the chance to cover the tournament during work placements at a number of high profile media outlets. Find out more...

St Mary’s Launches New Graduate Internship Partnership with Sports Media Company

St Mary’s University, Twickenham has launched a partnership with sports media company Perform to offer exclusive new graduate internships for students. Find out more...

Sports Journalism Students Shortlisted for Awards

Students on the Sports Journalism MA at St Mary’s University, Twickenham have been shortlisted in two categories at the Student Press Awards. Find out more...


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