Institute of Archaeology


UCLU Student Choice & Education Awards 2020

19 May 2020

Congratulations to all the UCL Institute of Archaeology staff and students who were nominated in the UCLU Student Choice Awards this year and to those who have been shortlisted for awards.

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Institute of Archaeology Nominees (UCLU Student Choice Awards 2020) 

Active Student Partnership

The award for Active Student Partnership gives students the opportunity to thank a member of staff who’s committed to listening to and working with students and their representatives to improve and change education at UCL.

  • Lisa Daniel

Amazing Support Staff

The award for Amazing Support Staff allows students to thank a member of staff who isn’t in a teaching role, but still makes a huge difference to their learning with their help, patience and care.

  • Agnese Benzonelli 
  • Lisa Daniel
  • Tom Gregory
  • Clare Lewis
  • Judy Medrington

Diverse & Inclusive Education

The award for Diverse & Inclusive Education allows student to recognise staff who work to make sure their curriculum or research recognises marginalised scholars, and shines a light on diverse perspectives.

  • Beverley Butler (shortlisted)

Excellent Personal Tutoring

The award for Excellent Personal Tutoring gives students the opportunity to thank a member of staff who is always there to provide them with pastoral support or academic guidance.

  • Evdoxia Baniotopoulou
  • Andrew Garrard
  • Clare Lewis
  • Mark Roberts
  • James Steele

Exceptional Feedback

This award gives students the chance to thank members of staff who provide constructive, useful feedback on their assessment and learning, helping them to progress and succeed.

  • Elizabeth Graham
  • Clare Lewis
  • Carolyn Rando

Outstanding Research Supervision

The award for Outstanding Research Supervision is for staff who help postgraduate research students to succeed, balancing providing support and fostering independence.

  • Stephen Quirke

Inspiring Teaching Delivery

The award for Inspiring Teaching Delivery allows students to thank a member of staff who delivers exceptional teaching, using innovative and engaging methods to hold their interest and help them to learn.

  • Andrew Bevan
  • Beverley Butler
  • Ian Carroll
  • Matthew Pope
  • Rachael Sparks
  • James Steele
  • Alice Stevenson
  • Rebecca Watts

These awards are completely student-led and provide a way for students to thank an amazing member of staff and let them know that their hard work makes a difference. The winning staff will be announced from Wednesday 10 June.

Congratulations are also due to Institute research student Clare Lewis who was selected for a Faculty Education Award for academic support, with a focus on personal tutoring, while Institute alumna Stacey Hackner received an award for excellence in the role of Postgraduate Teaching Assistant.

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