Amalee joined DCU in 2017 as Assistant Professor of Religious Education with the School of Human Development. An Associate Researcher at the National Anti-Bullying Research and Resource Centre (ABC) at DCU, Amalee is on the management team of the COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) project TRIBES Transnational Collaboration on Bullying, Migration and Integration in Second-Level Schools. Before joining DCU, Amalee was an executive member of CEIST (Catholic Education, and Irish Schools Trust), exercising the trustee role and providing counsel to schools in areas of leadership and management. She continues to work with the Irish Jesuit Province as a member of the Board of Management of Crescent College Comprehensive SJ. Amalee holds a PhD in Theology and Education from Boston College, USA and a Master of Education from Trinity College, University of Dublin. She is a member of the Religious Education Association, an international Association of Professors, Practitioners, and Researchers in Religious Education.