Awards and accreditations

Congratulations to Professor Anne Drummond, School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sports Science on receiving one of UCD’s prestigious Teaching Expert Awards UCD’s Teaching Expert Awards were presented by Professor Mark Rogers, Registrar and Deputy President at a ceremony on 8th April. The award recognises staff whose teaching practice evidences excellence in terms of expertise and impact on student learning. There were four winners two of whom were also winners of the prestigious national Teaching Experts Awards.

Professor Anne Drummond, UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sports Science received an individual award for her work on UCD’s Occupational Safety and Health programmes for which she has developed and evaluated the multi-disciplinary and blended learning and for which she has developed bespoke resources to facilitate the transition from work into university for OSH students, who comprise part-time mature industry-based working adults, taking on new responsibilities and/or moving to a new career. Professor Drummond also received a prestigious national Teaching Experts Award, receiving a special commendation for ‘Bridging Non-Traditional Transitions’.

Caption: Teaching Expert Award Presentation - Professor Anne Drummond presented with the Teaching Expert Award by Professor Mark Rogers, Registrar and Deputy President

Congratulations to Prof. Anne Drummond for her win at the National Forum for Teaching and Learning "National Teaching Expert in Higher Education Awards" at Dublin Castle 10 December 2015. Anne was one of two national award winners from UCD on the night and was also the winner of one of the seven national expert categories. This was all for her work on producing a range of college knowledge tools and specified learning activities for mature students for the blended online Certificate in Safety and Health at Work. This was all for her work on producing a range of college knowledge tools and specified learning activities for mature students for the blended online Certificate in Safety and Health at Work.

Double National Forum Award for Professor Anne Drummond - School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sports Science