Congratulations to Dr Robert Blackwood (French), who has been appointed as a National Teaching Fellow by the Higher Education Academy. The Fellowship is the most prestigious UK award for excellence in higher education teaching and support for learning. The awards will be given at a ceremony in London on 5 October.
The HEA recognises excellence in higher education teaching and support for learning, and these awards are given for innovative practice. Dr Blackwood received the award in particular for his work developing an online private social network to support students on their year abroad. You can read the full citation for his award here.