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Excellence in teaching recognised by Teaching Fellowship in the School of Modern Languages

10 May 2013

A University Teaching Fellowship has been awarded to Gloria Visintini from the School of Modern Languages.

The University of Bristol announced one of its two University Teaching Fellowships to academics has been awarded to Miss Gloria Visintini in the School of Modern Languages.

Academics awarded the Fellowship are able to spend a dedicated period of time on pedagogical research and to disseminate best teaching practice at a national and international level.

Professor Nick Lieven, Pro Vice-Chancellor for Education and Students, University of Bristol said:  "Excellence is at the heart of what we stand for at Bristol and this is reflected through our teaching, research and in the way our staff and students involve themselves in extracurricular activities.  The Bristol experience is a rounded one and so it is right and proper that we mark the exceptional excellence of our teaching, just as we do our leading-edge research. These are not awarded lightly and to be awarding two is testament to the high quality of teaching at Bristol."

Miss Visintini is the Director for Technology Enhanced learning in the School of Modern Languages.

There is more information on the University Teaching Fellowship Scheme on the website

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