Being an academic: What am I doing this for again?
Professor James Arvanitakis has been awarded the Australian Prime Minister’s Australian University Teacher of the Year. He gained this prestigious recognition, through an impressive track record of implementing innovative and alternative teaching methods. His tutorials integrate open phone lines allowing students to text-in questions as well as flash mob dances to explain chaos theory.
In this workshop James, will discuss the need to innovate teaching, enhancing the quality of learning and teaching in Higher Education and how we can find the nexus between research, community engagement and teaching.
Date: Tuesday, Nov 22 2017, 17:00-18:30
Place: KIBER 314 Komaba Campus The University of Tokyo
Eligibility: All faculty, staff and students welcome!
Registration: Encouraged http://www.globalkomaba.c.u-tokyo.ac.jp/cypochi/form/sp/gkomaba000234.html but walk-in also welcome!
Inquiries: GFD committee firstname.lastname@example.org