Engaging the Research-Teaching Nexus Symposium
Monday 3 November - Industry Development Centre
Professor Barney Glover and Professor Kevin McConkey invite staff to "Engaging the Research-Teaching Nexus Symposium" on 3 November 2008, 9.00am - 4.00 pm, Industry Development Centre.
The Symposium will feature a keynote address from Professor Tom Angelo, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Curriculum and Academic Planning), La Trobe University. There will also be presentations from recipients of the 2008 Teaching and Learning Project Grants, poster presentations, a Research Higher Degree student panel, and a plenary session.
The Research-Teaching Nexus Symposium will focus on:
- Teaching that is informed by research on teaching practice.
- Teaching that incorporates one's own research on a specific topic.
- Teaching in which students undertake a research project.
Morning tea and lunch will be provided.
Professor Glover and Professor McConkey encourage all academic staff to participate in this important activity.
For more information go to http://www.newcastle.edu.au/unit/centre-for-teaching-and-learning/index.html
Please register by Monday 27 October 2008 with Donna Reedy at the Centre for Teaching and Learning.
We look forward to seeing you there.
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