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Kevin was educated at St. Augustine’s College, Dungarvan, University College Dublin and at University College London where he received a PhD in intellectual history. His professional career has spanned advertising and publishing in Dublin, New York and London, and he has worked extensively on electronic publishing projects with Routledge and with the university presses at Oxford and Cambridge. Before joining DIT in May 2002, he worked in London as a senior producer for, the online learning company sponsored by Columbia University. Kevin was recently seconded to the National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education to work on specified sectoral analysis, returning to the Technological University Dublin in late 2016 as Digital Campus Architect.


Excellence in Teaching Series

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CCT College Dublin


In this guest lecture, Dr O' Rourke highlights a number of new challenges in relation to academic integrity with particular reference to the global explosion of fake news.