Institute of Archaeology


UCLU Student Choice & Education Awards 2022

8 May 2022

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 Education awards.

UCL Students welcome event 2021 (Image copyright: James Tye https://jamestye.com/)

Institute of Archaeology Nominees (UCLU Student Choice Awards 2022) - 42 out of 933 nominations from across UCL

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.

  • Gai Jorayev
  • Carolyn Rando
  • Andrew Reid

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.

  • Lisa Daniel
  • Aaron Gasparik
  • Valerie Laryea
  • Judy Medrington
  • Josie Mills
  • Bill Sillar

Brilliant Research-based Education

This award is for students to thank a member of staff who educates them about the latest, cutting-edge knowledge, or who enables taught students to create knowledge by conducting their own research.

  • Claudia Naeser
  • Mark Roberts  

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.

  • Carolyn Rando

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.

  • Elizabeth Baquedano
  • Elizabeth Graham
  • Gabriel Moshenska
  • Claudia Naeser
  • Carolyn Rando
  • Bill Sillar
  • Shannon Conner Welty
  • David Wengrow

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
  • Louise Martin
  • Judy Medrington
  • Karen Wright

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.

  • Mark Altaweel
  • Stuart Brookes
  • Aaron Gasparik
  • Elizabeth Graham
  • Gai Jorayev
  • Nadia Knudsen
  • Borja Legarra Herrero
  • Kris Lockyear
  • Gabriel Moshenska
  • Claudia Naeser
  • Jose Oliver
  • Mike Parker Pearson
  • Carolyn Rando
  • Bill Sillar
  • Alice Stevenson
  • Rebecca Watts
  • Tim Williams

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.

  • Corisande Fenwick
  • Alice Stevenson

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.

Congratulations are also due to Corisande Fenwick on her award of a Faculty Education Award for Assessment and Feedback, and being shortlisted for a UCL Provost’s Education Award.

The winning staff will be announced at the Education Awards ceremony on Wednesday 8 June.

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