Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – Fellowship – reflecting can be refreshing!| Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Cymrodoriaeth – gall myfyrio fod yn braf!

Tell us about yourself – Marcus Doel: I joined Swansea University as a Professor of Human Geography in 2000, having spent the previous decade as an early to mid-career academic learning my craft in Liverpool and Loughborough, and now I also get to enjoy being part of the University’s senior leadership team, as a DeputyContinue reading “Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – Fellowship – reflecting can be refreshing!| Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Cymrodoriaeth – gall myfyrio fod yn braf!”

Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – Leading on curriculum re-design | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Arwain wrth ail-ddylunio’r cwricwlwm

Debbie Jones, Director of Undergraduate Criminology shares here experience of gaining first Fellow, then Senior Fellowship recognition. She gained a student-nominated ELTA in 2018 and has been researching the regulation of the sex industry with Professor Tracey Sagar since 2008. (More details about Debbie: https://www.swansea.ac.uk/staff/law/deborahjones/)   I saw seeking Senior Fellowship recognition as an opportunityContinue reading “Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – Leading on curriculum re-design | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Arwain wrth ail-ddylunio’r cwricwlwm”

Celebrating 500 Fellows – Leading Teachers by Example | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Arwain Athrawon trwy Enghraifft

[:en]   Joanne Parfitt has considerable experience in educating learners, with a B.Ed in primary education and a CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of other Languages) and a Masters degree in TEFL.  For almost 25 years she’s been involved in teaching students English as a second language in various countries around the WorldContinue reading “Celebrating 500 Fellows – Leading Teachers by Example | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Arwain Athrawon trwy Enghraifft”

Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – Listen to her story | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – gwrandewch ar ei stori

Michele Raithby from the College of Human and Health Science gained her HEA Senior Fellow recognition in March 2019. Speaking with Louise Rees in the SALT Recognition Team, she shares her story of gaining Senior Fellowship, tips for making an application and the value that being an assessor gives to her and her practice. ClickContinue reading “Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – Listen to her story | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – gwrandewch ar ei stori”

Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – our newest Principal Fellow | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – ein Prif Gymrawd diweddaraf

For me, the key to Principal Fellowship is educational leadership firmly embedded in the context of my profession and underpinned by subject experience. About you I’m Angharad Davies, a clinical associate professor and honorary consultant medical microbiologist at the medical school. I have been teaching in various healthcare-related settings for over twenty years, first duringContinue reading “Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – our newest Principal Fellow | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – ein Prif Gymrawd diweddaraf”

Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – our 400th Fellow | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – ein 400fed Cymrawd

Engage in the process of innovation, as a top chef would do. About you: My Name is Almudena Ortiz, and I am a lecturer in the Biosciences Department. I teach molecular biology and microbiology for first-year biology, zoology, and marine biology students. I am originally from Spain, where I earned my PhD from the UniversityContinue reading “Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – our 400th Fellow | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – ein 400fed Cymrawd”

Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – our 100th Senior Fellow | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – ein 100fed Uwch Gymrawd

I enjoyed the opportunity for retrospective reflection and realisation that I have made a difference during my career …it was necessary to take time and reflect with an open mind about the impact I had made in various arenas. It was not taking things at face value, rather looking in greater depth About you: MyContinue reading “Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – our 100th Senior Fellow | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – ein 100fed Uwch Gymrawd”

HEA Fellowship Writing Frenzy – Learning from a Different Approach “Pomodoro Time Management Technique™ | Frenzy Ysgrifennu Cymrodoriaeth yr AAU – Dysgu drwy Ddull Gwahanol “Pomodoro Time Management Technique™”

In the first blogpost in this series, I outlined the rationale for providing a different form of Writing Support for HEA Fellowship applicants by means of a structured day using time restricted, goal focused writing sessions and the feedback we received on it. I organised the session, but was supported by my colleague Darren Minister.Continue reading “HEA Fellowship Writing Frenzy – Learning from a Different Approach “Pomodoro Time Management Technique™ | Frenzy Ysgrifennu Cymrodoriaeth yr AAU – Dysgu drwy Ddull Gwahanol “Pomodoro Time Management Technique™””

HEA Fellowship Writing Frenzy – Applying the Pomodoro Time Management Technique™ | Frenzy Ysgrifennu Cymrodoriaeth yr AAU – Gweithredu ‘Pomodoro Time Management Technique™

The Recognition Team (consisting of myself, Darren Minister and Natalie Morgan) organised a Writing Frenzy, attended by 7 applicants for HEA Fellowship/Senior Fellowship on Friday September 6th 2019.  The “Frenzy” saw us trying a new approach to writing support for HEA Fellow applicants.  This is the first of a 2 part blogpost reflecting on deliveringContinue reading “HEA Fellowship Writing Frenzy – Applying the Pomodoro Time Management Technique™ | Frenzy Ysgrifennu Cymrodoriaeth yr AAU – Gweithredu ‘Pomodoro Time Management Technique™”

Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – Recognising support for Research Students through HEA Fellowship | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Cydnabod cefnogaeth ar gyfer Myfyrwyr Ymchwil drwy Gymrodoraeth yr AAU

[:en]   While its compulsory for junior staff, I felt it was important that senior academics were also seen to fully engage in this process, and perhaps lead by example, gain the recognition myself. Steve Conlan, is a Research Professor in the Medical School, leading the reproductive biology and gynaecological oncology research group supporting aContinue reading “Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – Recognising support for Research Students through HEA Fellowship | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Cydnabod cefnogaeth ar gyfer Myfyrwyr Ymchwil drwy Gymrodoraeth yr AAU”