UCL has been shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Entrepreneurial University of the Year Award.
The Award, which is sponsored by the National Centre for Entrepreneurship Education, seeks to recognise an institution which has developed an unparalleled environment for fostering enterprise throughout its staff and students and delivered significant impact in its local community, across the UK and overseas.
Professor Andrew Eder
Associate Vice-Provost (Enterprise)
Director of UCL Life Learning
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Professor Andrew Eder is Associate Vice-Provost (Enterprise) with a portfolio to facilitate the development of Life Learning across UCL. Having recently completed a ten year term as Director of Education and CPD at the UCL Eastman Dental Institute, Professor Eder was recognised for excellence and innovation in teaching and learning at UCL as a recipient of a Provost’s Teaching Award in 2010.
Professor Eder comments “With a background in educational entrepreneurship and leadership, I am delighted to have been invited to play a significant role in this exciting initiative at UCL. As the global demand for high quality lifelong learning continues to expand almost exponentially, UCL is superbly placed to be a leading provider”.
As a Specialist in Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontics, he also maintains a referral specialist Private Practice in Central London. Professor Eder has a special interest in the management of patients with tooth wear and is Co-Editor of the BDJ book on Tooth Surface Loss and Clinical Director of the London Tooth Wear Centre®.
Academic interests include innovative methodology and technology in teaching and learning and the impact of continuing education on patient outcomes in clinical practice. Professor Eder is a Past-President of Alpha Omega, the British Society for Restorative Dentistry and the Royal Society of Medicine’s Dental Section and serves on the Editorial Boards of several international dental journals.