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Teaching prizes

Team teaching prizes:

2016 team: Prof Polly Dalton, Dr Dawn Watling, Dr Ryan McKay

  • Enhancing postgraduate students' engagement in research

2014 team: led by Dr Victoria Bourne, and including Dr Alana James, Dr Carolyn McGettigan, Dr Rebecca Lucas, Dr Danijela Serbic, Mr Trevor James and Ms Katie Whiteside

  • Research methods and analysis for 2nd year students

College Excellence Teaching Prizes:

2015 Prof Narender Ramnani

  • The Patient-Student Interchange Project:A collaboration with charities allows students to understand the perspectives of patients, with notable reciprocal benefits for both the students and the patients

2014 Dr Dawn Watling

  • Recognition for the department’s personalised academic and pastoral support

2014 Dr Alana James

  • Development of a successful new peer mentoring scheme

2013 Prof Narender Ramnani 

  • Training future teachers and inspiring new learners: Creating access to the human brain

2013 Dr Szonya Durant

  • Introducing new course units with linked work placements in industry

2011 Dr Courtenay Norbury

  • Award for the third year course on Developmental Disorders. The awards committee noted that the activities included on the course greatly enhanced inclusivity and interactions between students, that clear and constructive feedback was provided to students and that there were direct connections with student employability.

2008 Prof Kathy Rastle

  • Coursework assessment that fosters independent learning and that rewards creativity

2008 Dr Timothy Holmes

  • Developing Self-Learners


2015 Dr Laura Mickes

  • Enhancing Student Learning through Use of Effective Technologies: A suite of bespoke video tutorials supports the learning of key research skills

2014 Prof Tamar Pincus and Dr Anat Bardi

  • Newly-developed package of postgraduate training options

2012 Dr Victoria Bourne

  • Introducting and developing Moodle, an online learning suite


Apple for the Teacher, Student Union

Apple for the Teacher Awards exist to recognize excellence in teaching as well as providing students with a chance to commend and thank those academic and administrative staff who they feel have had a positive effect.

2014 Prof Tamar Pincus

2013 Dr Carolyn McGettigan

2013 Dr Szonya Durant

2012 Prof Patrick Leman

2010 Dr Polly Dalton

2009 Dr Rita Santos

Postgraduate Tutor Prize

2013 Ms Danijela Serbic

  • Teaching of Research Methods and Analysis for Psychology on first and second year courses (PS1010 and PS2010).



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