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 – 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”

[:en]Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – the ‘accidental’ academic[:cy]Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Rwy’n academydd ‘damweiniol'[:]

[:en]     Professional recognition is important in any industry, and HE is no exception. About you My name is Catherine Groves. I am an ‘accidental’ academic, who came to HE about 8 years ago, from a career in senior management in the third sector. I am a Chartered Occupational Psychologist and have been teachingContinue reading “[:en]Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – the ‘accidental’ academic[:cy]Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Rwy’n academydd ‘damweiniol'[:]”

[:en]Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea – perspectives from the School of Medicine[:cy]Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Safbwyntiau o’r Ysgol Feddygaeth[:]

[:en] I began thinking about the fellowship as a thing I should have, but didn’t realise how useful the learning process would be in my teaching design and delivery   (Photo: Professor Kerina Jones) Hi, I’m Kerina Jones and I’m based at the Population Data Science department in the Medical School. I’m the academic leadContinue reading “[:en]Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea – perspectives from the School of Medicine[:cy]Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Safbwyntiau o’r Ysgol Feddygaeth[:]”

[:en]Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea – Andrew Davies reflects on how his practice has been impacted[:cy]Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Abertawe – Mae Andrew Davies yn myfyrio ar yr effaith a gafwyd ar ei ymchwil[:]

[:en] Why I applied for HEA Fellowship Recognition and its impact on my Practice In all honesty, my decision to apply for fellowship was driven by the need to meet my probationary targets   My name is Andrew Davies and I have been a senior lecturer of paramedic science in the College of Human andContinue reading “[:en]Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea – Andrew Davies reflects on how his practice has been impacted[:cy]Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Abertawe – Mae Andrew Davies yn myfyrio ar yr effaith a gafwyd ar ei ymchwil[:]”

Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – Najah Battikh | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Najah Battikh

      “The best part …was the peer discussion with both my colleagues who commented on my teaching approach through the peer observation process and my academic mentor who let me through a constructive feedback recognise the areas I should work on and improve as well as how to show my key strengths.” TellContinue reading “Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – Najah Battikh | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Najah Battikh”

Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – How Senior Fellowship has influenced my teaching | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Sut wnaeth cydnabyddiaeth Cymrodoriaeth yr AAU dylnawadu ar fy nysgeidiaeth

Non Vaughan Williams, Senior Lecturer in Digital Media “The experience of reading about members of staff across the university’s expertise and sharing opinions with other assessors from different disciplines means that I continue to learn and develop as a teacher” I’m a senior lecturer in Digital Media in the department of Media and Communications, CollegeContinue reading “Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – How Senior Fellowship has influenced my teaching | Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Sut wnaeth cydnabyddiaeth Cymrodoriaeth yr AAU dylnawadu ar fy nysgeidiaeth”