Articles from University of Derby

University of Derby’s Head of Diagnostic Imaging named as National Teaching Fellow

The University of Derby’s Head of Diagnostic Imaging has been given the prestigious accolade of National Teaching Fellow in this year’s list of academics recognised for their contributions to teaching and student outcomes.

The growth of video conferencing: Opportunities and challenges

@DerbyUni - Since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, video conferencing has become the communication tool of choice for many people, both personally and professionally. Here Dr Jane Montague, Head of Psychology at the University of Derby, and BSc (Hons) Psychology students Beatrice Henshaw and Sheela Payne, explore the opportunities and challenges the growth of video conferencing has brought and how it is affecting individuals’ lives.

The importance of an inclusive curriculum

In recent times, the concept of curriculum and what type of curriculum is best for learners has come under much scrutiny.

Productivity Through Innovation - Fully funded postgraduate placements and part-funded graduate placements

Fully funded postgraduate placements and part-funded graduate placements for SMEs in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire @UniofNottingham @TrentUni & @DerbyUni  Who it’s for Small businesses (SMEs) in the D2N2 areas of Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. ERDF criteria applies, contact the provider to discuss your eligibility.

Is COVID-19 caused by climate change?

Dr Richard Williams, Researcher @DerbyUni's Environmental Sustainability Research Centre, discusses whether there is a connection between COVID-19 and climate change, and explains how climate affects disease distributions.