Teaching Excellence Awards 2016
As part of the Teaching Excellence Award Scheme, the Outstanding Teaching Award is granted to teachers who have demonstrated excellence in classroom teaching, engagement with students, and curriculum design, renewal and innovation. This year, five teachers have been selected for the Outstanding Teaching Award.
Nominations for the awards were considered by a Selection Panel chaired by the President and ViceChancellor.Members of the Panel comprised Professor Ian Michael HOLLIDAY, VicePresident and Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Teaching and Learning), Professor Grahame Tony BILBOW, Director of the Centre for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning, Ms Katherine Louise LYNCH, recipient of the 2015 Outstanding Teaching Award, Mr Alasdair KAN Chi Cheung, a student representative nominated by the Students’ Union and Professor CHNG Huang Hoon, the external member. The University is grateful to Professor Chng, Associate Provost (Undergraduate Education) of the National University of Singapore, for providing expert advice in situ during the final selection process.
The Selection Panel was deeply impressed with the awardees’ dedication to teaching, their tireless and creative efforts to make learning enjoyable and challenging, and the impact that they have made on their students’ learning.
Excellence in Teaching & Research 2016 Presentation Video by
Outstanding Teaching Award (OTA)
Mr David Lorin BISHOP
School of Business
Dr Julie CHEN Yun
Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care
Bau Institute of Medical and Health Sciences Education
Dr Wilton FOK Wai Tung
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Professor David Robert CARLESS
Faculty of Education
Dr Katherine Noelle CUMMER
Department of Real Estate and Construction
Division of Architectural Conservation Programmes