Kathryn Ayscough discusses creating a culture of inclusivity and opportunity in Biomedical Science

Kathryn Ayscough discusses creating a culture of inclusivity and opportunity in Biomedical Science

Professor Kathryn Ayscough is someone who is on a mission to create opportunities and ensure they are available to everyone. Since becoming Head of the Department of Biomedical Science (BMS) at the University of Sheffield in 2016 she has been creating staff structures and working patterns that are allowing more people to get involved in developing the department’s teaching and research activities. She is also […]

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Glenn Waller discusses his ambitions for Psychology

Glenn Waller discusses his ambitions for Psychology

The head of the University of Sheffield’s Department of Psychology is Professor Glenn Waller. He joined the University of Sheffield in 2012 and became Head of Department in the summer of 2016. Psychology at the University of Sheffield has got a new shine about it. From what is being taught to where it is being taught, there are new developments that are benefiting students and […]

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New Higher Education Academy Fellows announced

The Faculty of Science is pleased to be able to congratulate its new Higher Education Academy Fellows, listed below, who have achieved their fellowships through the Learning and Teaching Professional Recognition Scheme. New Associate Fellows (AFHEA): Mohamed Elghazaly – Biomedical Science Helen Hicks – Animal & Plant Sciences Anna Leyland – Psychology Sophie Turnbull – Psychology New Fellows (FHEA): Alice Baillie – Animal & Plant […]

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Congratulations to our new HEA Fellows – April 2017

Congratulations to our new HEA Fellows – April 2017

Congratulations to the Faculty of Science’s new Higher Education Academy Fellows who have recently achieved their Fellowships through the Learning and Teaching Professional Recognition Scheme. To find out more about becoming recognised for your teaching and/or support of learning at the University of Sheffield please visit www.shef.ac.uk/lets/cpd/ltprs New Associate Fellows (AFHEA) Rasha Elghaba – Psychology New Fellows (FHEA) Victoria Earley – Molecular Biology and Biotechnology […]

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Inspiring scientists chosen by students to talk about their subjects

Some of the most inspiring lecturers in the Faculty of Science will be talking about their specialist subjects in the Students’ Union this week and next. Under the banner of ‘Inspiration & Co’, 12 lecturers were chosen by students to speak about their subject. Representing the Faculty of Science are Professor Mike Siva-Jothy, head of the Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, and Professor Milton Wainwright […]

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Multicultural workshop for science teaching staff

Workshop: Teaching Culturally Diverse Groups Thursday 23 January, 2014, 10am-1pm Registration deadline: Tuesday 17 December, 2013 – click here Teaching staff in the Faculty of Science can learn about the best ways to teach diverse groups of students at a workshop in the new year. Teaching Culturally Diverse Groups is a hands-on workshop based on approaches to teaching and integrating international students. It will look at […]

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