research

A chat with Nick Hopwood, the academic who’s normalising rejection

Rejection can be a very discouraging thing. However, Associate Professor Nick Hopwood is trying to take the shame away from it by promoting all his failures for academic the world to see.

#UTSTLF17 snapshot: investigating graduate attributes for high school students

Did you miss one of the presentations you wanted to see at this year’s learning and teaching forum? Take a look at the first in a series of snapshots of presentations from the day.

The Teaching Research Nexus in Science

Associate Professor Sheila Donnelly from the School of Life Sciences talks about how she integrates her passion for research with her teaching. Sheila researches host-parasite interactions to develop novel therapeutics for the treatment of autoimmune disease.

Learning to be open: Open Access as a deliberate academic practice

When I was first asked seven years ago whether I wanted to publish my doctoral thesis as open access on the university’s online institutional repository or enforce an embargo on it, it was the first time I had heard about such an embargo.