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Announcing Sociology's Teaching Award Nominees

Edinburgh Sociology's teaching qualities reflected in EUSA Teaching Award nominations

We are enormously proud to report that sociology has so far received 14 nominations for EUSA Teaching Awards in recognition of the positive impact that our community of teachers, tutors and support staff have had on the student learning experience at Edinburgh. Nominations were received by the following staff, tutors and courses:


Staff Nominees


Angus Bancroft - Best Overall Teacher

Graham Crow - Best Research or Dissertation Supervisor

Hugo GorringeBest Overall Teacher and Supporting Students' Learning Award

Claire Haggett - Best Overall Teacher, Best Research or Dissertation Supervisor, and Best Personal Tutor

Donald MacKenzie - Best Overall Teacher

Michael Rosie - Best Research or Dissertation Supervisor


Nominees for Best Tutor


Mary Hanlon

Jacques Human

Jade Zimpfer


Nominees for Best Course 


Sociology 1A 

Sociology of Intoxication

Advanced Issues in Sociological Research



Nominations are still open, so click here to nominate your own! Nominations must be submitted before Midnight on 26, March 2015.

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