Winner of School Excellence in Laboratory & Tutorial Demonstrating Award
The School of Materials Science and Engineering offers an award annually for Excellence in Laboratory and Tutorial Demonstrating. The winner of the School’s 2011 award was Lois d’Abbadie. Lois won the award for his outstanding teaching in the course Engineering Materials and Chemistry which is taken each session by 500 students from across the Faculty of Engineering.
To be considered for the award, applicants are expected to have completed sessional teaching staff training and have undertaken a minimum of 12 hours teaching. The award is judged by a panel consisting of the Head of School and the Chair of the School’s Learning and Teaching Committee, based on the applicant’s approach to teaching, evidence of student satisfaction, and response to student feedback.