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Enhancement Themes website (external link)
Professional Development Programme
Enhancing life scientists' graduate attributes by strengthening research-teaching linkages
Thursday 28th February 2008
Glasgow Caledonian University
This one-day event was organised by Professor Kevan Gartland, Dean of Life Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University with support from the Centre for Bioscience. The day focussed on linkages between research and teaching, and the development of research-related graduate attributes. Findings of a recent survey of bioscience staff and students in Scottish institutions were presented.
The meeting is one of the outputs from a year-long project held by Glasgow Caledonian University and funded by QAA Scotland as part of the Enhancement Themes work.
Summary of the day (download)
Publications and resources
Resource list (included in delegate packs)
Sears H and Wood EJ (2005) Linking Teaching and Research in the Biosciences. Bioscience Education e-journal, volume 5 available at www.bioscience.heacademy.ac.uk/journal/vol5/beej-5-4.htm
Jenkins A, Healey M, and Zetter R (2007) Linking teaching and research in disciplines and departments. Higher Education Academy, York.
Research-Teaching Linkages Enhancement theme in Scotland (external link)
Selected references on Generic Teaching/Research Relationships (external link)
Reports from related Centre for Bioscience events
Developing Enquiring Minds: Integrating research, teaching and learning,
Napier University, 14 March 2007
Research Links throughout the Bioscience Curriculum,
Higher Education Academy, York, 25 October 2005