Neuroscience award for better teaching 2017

Neuroscience award for better teaching is a pedagogical prize and award at the Dept. of Neuroscience 2017.

The Dept of Neuroscience bestows an award for distinguished and inspiring teaching within the Dept. of Neuroscience's undergraduate and postgraduate education. A prize of 10,000 Swedish crowns is awarded out at the Neuroscience Day every year.

The Neuroscience teaching award for 2017 is now open for nominations. This year the prize is awarded for pedagogical activities that have developed and improved teaching in the Department of Neuroscience. We welcome nominations especially for younger teachers. The nominee may be either "adjunkt", lector (reader) or professor.

Link to the nomination form

We look forward to your nominations!

/The Undergraduate Studies Committee at the Department of Neuroscience

The nomination procedure:

Nominations can be made by anyone employed at the Institution of Neuroscience as well as by students and PhD students who have been taught by employees of the institution.

Nomination criteria: Distinguished, competent and committed teaching achievements. The ability to prepare, develop and deliver teaching which stimulates students development, critical thinking and learning, as well as the implementation of new initiatives and ideas connecting research and education.

The Undergraduate Studies Committee at the Dept. of Neuroscience judges the nominations and elects the winner of the prize.

The prize stipulates that the money is available for buying a computer, literature, conference travel or similar which can be used for the prize-winners work at the Department.

The nomination form for 2017 opens Januari 10th and closes February 14th 2017.

Link to the nomination form

The Undergraduate Studies Committee at the Dept. of Neuroscience, December 2016

Contact

The committee is chaired by the Assistant Head of Department for Undergraduate studies, Anne-Marie Landtblom.

The committee's administrator: Eva-Lena Wahlberg.

Committee for Equal Opportunites power point for education

 Committee for Equal Opportunites power point for education

GUK meetings

Next meeting is: 23 ed November at 2.30-5 pm

GUK Minutes

If you want to have minutes, contact Eva-Lena Wahlberg

Winner of Neuroscience award for better teaching 2017

Olof Nylander, Professor in Physiology, Winner of “Neuroscience award for better teaching 2017”. Congratulations!

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