Monthly Archives: January 2018

Scholarly Reviewing Activities

This is a list of the publications for which I blind peer-review: Psychology of Men and Masculinity Journal International Journal of Health Promotion and Education International Journal of Mentoring and Coaching in Education SAGE Publications: Education.   Advertisements

Posted in A5 Engage in continuing professional development in subjects/disciplines and their pedagogy, incorporating research, scholarship and the evaluation of professional practices, RESEARCH DOMAIN A1 KNOWLEDGE BASE, RESEARCH DOMAIN C1 PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT, RESEARCH DOMAIN D1 WORKING WITH OTHERS, V3 Use evidence-informed approaches and the outcomes from research, scholarship and continuing professional development | Tagged | Leave a comment

Universities in the crosshairs: why they are under attack, and what they should do about it

04/10/17 – Public Lecture @ University of Bradford, Norcroft Centre This lecture entitled “Universities in the crosshairs: why they are under attack, and what they should do about it” will be given by be Sir Richard Lambert, journalist and business … Continue reading

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Research and Policy Advisor

30/12/17 – Working with BEAT, UK. I succeeded with my application for this voluntary position. BEAT describes the role in the following way: Description of Role: Policy and research advisor volunteer During the development of new standards for the treatment … Continue reading

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REF 2021

12/12/17 – seminar led by Roger Falconer This was held in Chesham B0.26. The room was full. This was somewhat disappointing. The presenter struggled to move beyond REF set-up as it pertained to his specialist area. AND almost all of … Continue reading

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Consultation re PGR Induction Enhancements

11/01/18 – This involved a variety of stakeholders, synthesis and summary in order to identify best practice in PGR Induction content. I engaged in: contacting 2017 students to find out where they had spotted unnecessary duplication or were not informed … Continue reading

Posted in A1 Design and plan learning activities and/or programmes of study, A4 Develop effective learning environments and approaches to student support and guidance*, RESEARCH DOMAIN C2 RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, RESEARCH DOMAIN C3 FINANCE, FUNDING & RESOURCES, V3 Use evidence-informed approaches and the outcomes from research, scholarship and continuing professional development | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Redevelopment of Training Needs Analysis

09-11/01/18 – the TNA materials needed a complete redesign as they are not as developmentally informative. My focus consisted of: critically re-drafting lead-in material to make it more self-explanatory, with a clear rationale relocation and re-prioritising of the material and … Continue reading

Posted in A1 Design and plan learning activities and/or programmes of study, A4 Develop effective learning environments and approaches to student support and guidance*, K4 The use and value of appropriate learning technologies, K6 The implications of quality assurance and quality enhancement for academic and professional practice with a particular focus on teaching, V3 Use evidence-informed approaches and the outcomes from research, scholarship and continuing professional development | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Research Supervision

29/11/17 – My first PhD supervision Only 4 months since graduating and I’m already fulfilling a wish of mine: to be involved in shaping the experiences and knowledge of the next generation of researchers. With Dr Peter Branney from the … Continue reading

Posted in K1 The subject material, RESEARCH DOMAIN A1 KNOWLEDGE BASE, RESEARCH DOMAIN B3 PROFESSIONAL & CAREER DEVELOPMENT, RESEARCH DOMAIN C2 RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, RESEARCH DOMAIN C3 FINANCE, FUNDING & RESOURCES, V3 Use evidence-informed approaches and the outcomes from research, scholarship and continuing professional development | Tagged , , | Leave a comment