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2021

Christopher Gettins

Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing

Read Chris's nomination below!

2020

Aurora Evans

Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing

 

"Chris has consistently been a support to us all. He has gone above and beyond throughout this pandemic, ensuring the wellbeing and safety of us all is paramount, as well as escalating concerns and getting results. He is simply amazing and without his support, this past year would’ve been all the more difficult"

2021

Katie Walker

Faculty of Arts, Business and Social Sciences

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2021

Taiyla Howard

Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing

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2021

Tayabah Arub Mahmood

Faculty of Science and Engineering

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2020

Wiktor Kapusta

Faculty of Arts, Business and Social Sciences

2020

Kelly Halls

Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing

2020

Faizaan Ali

Faculty of Science and Engineering

 

"Katie goes out of her way in every way to help everyone. She has set up 'coffee talk' where she takes time to talk to all leisure students in a drop-in session to help them with any worries or answer any questions. Katie has gone above and beyond for all students on all levels, and has been a great influence within our faculty"

 

"Taiyla has settled into the rep role extremely well, and maintains an excellent level of communication with her cohort, despite the number of students and her being the only rep for the adult cohort. Taiyla has fostered an open, welcoming and supportive culture ensuring all students are welcomed and that everyone has been able to develop virtual friendships ahead of campus teaching"

 

"Tayabah is amazing. She is a supportive Course Rep who has kept everyone up to date with university through lockdown. Tayabah is ambitious, believes in teamwork and has made a big impact on every student on this course"

2021

Marc Austin

Faculty of Arts, Business and Social Sciences

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2021

Michelle Gibson

Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing

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2021

Dr Dan Appasamy

Faculty of Science and Engineering

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2020

Rebecca Mincher

Faculty of Arts, Business and Social Sciences

2020

Zoe Smith

Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing

2020

Fideline Tchuenbou-Magaia

Faculty of Science and Engineering

 

"Marc is highly motivational and passionate, not only about his job but about his students too. He is open and honest and provides students with a caring, trusting environment for us to work. He’s always there if you feel down and he's always pushing us to do our best and strive for what we deserve. By far the best teacher that I've ever had"

 

"Michelle has taken on the huge challenge of the role of Head of School, as well as full time lecturer during a pandemic. She has gone out of her way to make sure we are all safe, reassured, supported and kept informed, as quickly as possible, as the pandemic has progressed. She has a wealth of practical experience in her field, and uses this to motivate and inspire in the classroom. Michelle is very easy to approach, responds very quickly to emails and always finds time for her students"

 

"Dan is a scientist who remains current with emerging research and technology within the field of Environmental Health. He has inspired me to research more and directs us where to look. Dan is passionate about environmental protection and is really deserving of this award as he is always giving extra resources and skills for us to develop our understanding, and always provides us with up to date information from the chartered board"

2021

Laura Rhoden

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2020

Laura Ugolini

 

"Laura is absolutely amazing. Laura has gone above and beyond helping with my dissertation, and is always available, gets feedback to me quickly and talks me through all my breakdowns when I feel I can't do something. She does all this whilst also continuing her own study and teaching. She's easily approachable and is able to put you at ease straight away"

2021

Abigail Pearce

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2020

Marion Sheffield

 

"Abigail has done an incredible job of shifting her teaching to a blended learning format. All of her lectures are consistent with clear messages, direction and outcomes. She makes the learning experience very enjoyable particularly by utilising innovative interactive elements. Abigail has a real skill for adapting her teaching style to suit each student. She is incredibly accommodating using flair and creativity to get the best out of all of her students!"

2021

Georgia Perrin

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2020

Maryaa Bibi

 

"Georgia is always approachable, supportive and nothing is ever a problem for her. She is accurate and succinct in all she provides. Many level 4 students have commented how ‘amazing’ she is. Georgie truly is an asset to the Uni and the students"

2021

John Holmes

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2020

Jacqui Horne

 

"John is an excellent example that personifies all of the characteristics of nursing, with his compassion for others and his passion for care shining through in everything he does. He is a true inspiration and made us all want to be better nurses and better people, since his enthusiasm was so motivating"

2021

Shirin Housee (Staff Winner)

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2021

Sela Hendrix (Student Winner)

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2020

Sela Hendrix

 

"Sherrin has been pushing towards inclusivity and anti-racist education at the University. Her passion for teaching about racism, gender, and other minority social groups has inspired many students"

 

"Sela has been fighting for changes at the university this year focusing on transgender rights. She managed to implement some changes in collaboration with the head of diversity and equality and supported many transgender students this year. She has also managed to put on great online events during the pandemic, celebrating LGBT+ History Month"

2021

Jaghvir Singh

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2020

Aurora Evans

 

"Jag is one of the kindest guys I know! He is hardworking, approachable and encouraging. During lockdown he found ways to bring students together by organising events such as 'Monday Movies' and online coffee mornings. In November Jag played a key role in helping a local charity and the SU with the distribution of food parcels to students in accommodation. Jag is versatile and can adapt to working in any department. He is always ready for a challenge and goes above and beyond for any project he is working on"

2021

Doctoral Student Society

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2020

Doctoral Student Society

 

"Throughout the pandemic, the Doctoral Student Society has been a lifeline in terms of connection and support for postgraduate students. Members are living all over the country, and have found it so useful to be able to connect on a social level level for our Friday wine nights and on an academic level with our study sessions. The DSS has certainly created friends for life, and has not let a little pandemic get in the way of that!"

2021

LGBT+ Society - Transgender Day of Remembrance

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2020

LGBT+ Society

 

"The Transgender Day of Remembrance event, organised by the LGBT+ Society, did a fantastic job at highlighting the struggles that transgender students experience at University, having many people attend and raising awareness of the Transgender Day of Remembrance. The event was very well-attended and hosted a variety of panel members who all shared their stories and experiences"

School Rep of the Year - Christopher Gettins

Course Rep of the Year (FABSS) - Katie Walker

Course Rep of the Year (FEHW) - Taiyla Howard

Course Rep of the Year (FSE) - Tayabah Arub Mahmood

Lecturer of the Year (FABSS) - Marc Austin

Lecturer of the Year (FEHW) - Michelle Gibson

Lecturer of the Year (FSE) - Dr Dan Appasamy

Dissertation Supervisor of the Year - Laura Rhoden

Teaching Excellence Award - Abigail Pearce

Pastoral Care Award - John Holmes

Dr Nicholas Musgrove Award for Academic Support - Georgia Perrien

Championing Diversity at the University Award (Staff) - Shirin Housee

Championing Diversity at the University Award (Student) - Sela Hendrix

Student Staff Member of the Year - Jaghvir Singh

Society of the Year - Doctoral Student Society

Society Event of the Year - LGBT+ Society Transgender Day of Remembrance

School Rep of the Year - Aurora Evans

Course Rep of the Year (FABSS) - Wiktor Kapusta

Course Rep of the Year (FEHW) - Kelly Halls

Course Rep of the Year (FSE) - Faizaan Ali

Lecturer of the Year (FABSS) - Rebecca Mincher

Lecturer of the Year (FEHW) - Zoe Smith

Lecturer of the Year (FSE) - Fideline Tchuenbou-Magaia

Dissertation Supervisor of the Year - Laura Ugolini

Teaching Excellence Award - Marion Sheffield

Pastoral Care Award - Jacqui Horne

Dr Nicholas Musgrove Award for Academic Support Staff - Maryaa Bibi

Championing Diversity at the University Award - Sela Hendrix

Student Staff Member of the Year - Aurora Evans

Society of the Year - Doctoral Student Society

Society Event of the Year - LGBT+ Society Rainbow Glitter Party

School Rep of the Year - Mike Anderson

Course Rep of the Year (FOA) - Tia Kalirai

Course Rep of the Year (FOSS) - Kavana Gangappa

Course Rep of the Year (FEHW) - Stephen Jeffs

Course Rep of the Year (FSE) - Zoha Farooqui

Student Staff Member of the Year - Sevi Samsonidou

Society of the Year - African Caribbean Society

Society Event of the Year - Wave Theory and LGBT Society UV Rave

Volunteer of the Year - Chloe Matthews

Peer to Peer Support Award - Joe Geehan

Part Time Officer/Rep of the Year - Elodie Pearce

Course Rep of the Year - Louise Coleman

Faculty Rep of the Year - Aisha Khan

Lecturer of the Year (FOA) - Kennedy Glews

Lecturer of the Year (FOSS) - Sukhninder Panesar

Lecturer of the Year (FEHW) - Karen Roscoe

Lecturer of the Year (FSE) - Anthony Hatfield

Faculty of the Year - Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing

Dissertation Supervisor of the Year - Thomas Hartley

Pastoral Support/Care Award - Sally Smith

Dr Nicholas Musgrove Award for Academic Support - Pam Smith

Dr Nicholas Musgrove Award for Campus Support - Debra Blisson

Peer Support of the Year - Hamza Shaikh

Fundraiser of the Year - Aminoor Islam

Student Staff Member of the Year - Katie Edwards

Students Union Staff Member of the Year - Delores Williams

Society of the Year - African Caribbean Society

Society Member of the Year - Austin Lok NG

Deputy Vice Chancellor Award for Outstanding Achievement - Aidan Byrne

Course Rep of the Year - Anita Ballard

Faculty Rep of the Year - Gemma Gessey

Lecturer of the Year (FOA) - Marc Austin

Lecturer of the Year (FOSS) - Chris Umfreville

Lecturer of the Year (FEHW) - Karen Roscoe

Lecturer of the Year (FSE) - Dr Hana Morrissey

Faculty of the Year - Faculty of Arts

Outstanding Feedback Award - Karin Dannehl

Personal Tutor of the Year - Lynda Birch

Supervisor of the Year - Professor Mike Haynes

Dr Nicholas Musgrove Award for Academic Support - Grace Peddie

Dr Nicholas Musgrove Award for Campus Support - Simon Rose

Contribution to SU Volunteering Projects - Phoebe Hinton-Sheley

Funraiser of the Year - Majid Akhtar

Student Staff Member of the Year - Sasha Wood

Society of the Year - The Islamic Society

Society Member of the Year - Jaspreet Kaur

Deputy Vice Chancellor Award for Outstanding Achievement - Sara Smith