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Ulster University

Athena Swan - Award level
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Maria Loughrey
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Professor Owen Barr
Professor Owen Barr’s work focuses on educating health professionals and developing national standards for nurse education to support people with learning disabilities when they access general healthcare services. For over 30 years he has co-produced learning opportunities and resources through working collaboratively with people with learning disabilities and their families.
Ulster University
Professor of Nursing and Intellectual Disabilities
Conference materials

STEM2020 - Improving computational skills of personalised Medicine students through positive pedagogy

20 Feb, 2020
Case studies

Ulster University - Academic Governance

11 Oct, 2019
Colin Turner
Colin is Professor of Engineering Education at Ulster University, and has been teaching mathematics, software and engineering for 26 years. Colin is passionate about transforming student outcomes – through development of learning support systems, empowering students as partners, his extensive industry network, influencing public policy and through his personal, charismatic teaching.
Ulster University
Professor of Engineering Education
Dr Malachy Ó Néill
Commitment to achieving optimal student outcomes has remained constant throughout Dr Malachy Ó Néill's career journey from post-primary teacher to HE leader. His leadership in enhancing learning environments, opportunities and experiences has transformed HE access and transition, Irish language pedagogy and national curricula, employability and graduate qualities, global partnerships and civic engagement.
Ulster University
Dr Liz Doherty
A fiddle player, Dr Liz Doherty has 25 years of experience in higher education, where she has played a pioneering role in developing traditional music as a viable discipline nationally and internationally. She has developed imaginative experiential learning opportunities for students at Ulster University and is regarded as a role model among colleagues.
Ulster University
Lecturer in Traditional Music
Conference materials

STEM conference 2019: Teaching Computer Programming skills to biologists

06 Feb, 2019
Melanie is a Professor of Psychology and Head of school at Ulster University with over 26 years' experience of teaching in Higher Education. Engaging students through partnership is critical to her teaching philosophy. She has introduced a variety of interactive pedagogic approaches with a particular focus on peer mentoring.
Ulster University
Professor of Psychology
Conference materials

Advance HE Teaching & Learning Conference 2018: How we reduced non-attendance (by 54%) and attrition (by 74%) in a SNAP (Student Non-Attendance Policy)

17 Jul, 2018
Conference materials

Advance HE Teaching & Learning Conference 2018: Research-based teaching and learning on a Master of Science degree in Professional Software Development

16 Jul, 2018