Learning and Teaching Forum Lunchtime Workshop Programme – Workshop 14, 14 June 2021
Professor Richard Waites – Department of Biology, University of York
Report from workshop chair, Phil Lang, Department of Biology
Professor Richard Waites, Director for Students in the Department of Biology, delivered an interesting and insightful workshop outlining how students and staff have worked together during the Covid-19 pandemic. Richard shared his approach to student engagement in Biology: engaging and communicating with students at every opportunity, supporting staff and allowing both the opportunity to give feedback on a regular basis. Participants were invited to share ideas and there was an extensive Q&A session at the end of the workshop.