Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development

Latest news

Latest news items from the Institute for Academic Development.

PhD Intern Learning & Teaching Conference - now recruiting (secured)

Information about a current PhD student Internship opportunity in the IAD.

3 Minute Thesis 2021 - now open

The annual 3 Minute Thesis competition for doctoral researchers at the University of Edinburgh is now open for submissions. Deadline: 3pm, 31st March 2021.

IAD winter closure dates

Details of the IAD's winter closure period.

WriteFest 2020 - find out more

About WriteFest 2020 - what it is and how to get involved.

New book - Co-creating Learning and Teaching

A new book published by IAD's Dr Catherine Bovill.

Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas - live stream shows in July

Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas - now online during July 2020, streamed live from The Stand Comedy Club.

Three Minute Thesis Final - winners announcement & finalists' videos

Announcing the winners of the Three Minute Thesis final 2020.

Pop-Up IAD for researchers

A new initiative for researchers at the University.

University nominations for prestigious learning and teaching awards

Nominations announced for the National Teaching Fellowship Scheme (NTFS) and Collaborative Award for Teaching Excellence (CATE).

Teaching and assessment continuity preparation

The University has published new sets of Teaching Continuity and Assessment Continuity Preparation web pages.

Career management online course for PhD students and research staff

About the Career Management for Early Career Academic Researchers online course, which is now open for bookings.

Festival of Creative Learning Update AY 1920

Update on the Festival of Creative Learning for AY19/20.