© 2019 Rachel Sweeney

Cartographies of Belonging, Research Cluster in the Department of Dance Drama and Performance at Liverpool Hope University, currently coordinating an international conference together with the IFTR titled ‘Sacred Places, Performances, Politics and Ecologies’, a two-day conference aimed at investigating the actuality of sacred places in contemporary society; their practices and performances, politics and ecologies.  

Visiting Fellowship program through the Humanities Research Centre at the Australian National University in response to their research theme of ‘Ecological Enlightenment’ (2012), with a particular emphasis on interdisciplinary research between the creative arts and social sciences.  

Cross Currents International Performance Lab (UK/Sri Lanka) an ongoing program together with Dr Saumya Liyanage using phenomenology as a lens to critique cross cultural training in the Department of Theatre Dance and Oriental Ballet at the University of Visual and Performing Arts in Colombo, Sri Lanka.  

 

Research Associate of PLaCE, University of West England 

 

Centre Fellow for the Centre for Sustainable Futures at University of Plymouth (HEFCE funded), to implement sustainable education policy within HE performing arts subjects.