Categories and Criteria

All students can nominate staff in the following categories:

Best Personal TutorDown Arrow

The winner will be a member of University staff who, in their capacity of Personal Tutor, is approachable, personable and takes time to talk/listen to you. The winner will do some of the following:

•    Makes the best and constructive use of tutorial sessions, communicating the purpose and content of tutorials clearly to students;
•    Engages in structured and meaningful conversations;
•    Invests effort to build up a strong rapport with their students;
•    Has high expectations of students appropriate to their abilities and learning styles;
•    Is able to offer particular support for students with specific learning needs;
•    Where appropriate, provides good pastoral support in times of difficulty offering reassurance and advice where needed;
•    Is approachable by being regularly and easily available to students e.g. has regular contact times and adheres to them;
•    Offers assistance to students in both academic and non-academic matters e.g. providing detailed references.

Most Supportive Member of StaffDown Arrow

Best Employability SupportDown Arrow

Innovative TeachingDown Arrow

Best Teacher/AcademicDown Arrow

Research Inspired TeachingDown Arrow

Best SupervisorDown Arrow

In addition, a further three categories are available for Academic Reps to submit nominations for:

Best Research CommunityDown Arrow

Best Feedback ProviderDown Arrow

Best SubjectDown Arrow