Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development

Latest news

Latest news items from the Institute for Academic Development.

Three Minute Thesis Competition Winners Announced

The University of Edinburgh Three Minute Thesis Competition final took place on Thursday 27th June 2019

Utopia Lab Showcase event - 5th June

From 3-5 June, a diverse group of staff, students and external organisations will come together to answer the question: ‘How can technology help the world to heal?’ Join them to discover their response.

New Future Teaching celebration & report

Details of the Near Future Teaching project celebration event (Tues 26th March) and the project's final report.

Staff - student partnerships guide

Practical guide: scaling up student-staff partnerships in higher education.

Festival of Creative Learning 2019

The Festival of Creative Learning February Festival week is now open for booking.

IAD winter closure dates

Details of the IAD's winter closure period.

Research Staff Society video resources

The IAD have created new video resources for research staff societies.

New guides for researchers

New downloadable guides for researchers.

3 Minute Thesis Final - watch the video

About the 3 Minute Thesis University Final held on 22nd June 2018.

Research ethics & integrity - new online information for staff

Online guidance to help direct University of Edinburgh researchers to sources of advice and support on research ethics and integrity.

PTAS project outputs

Latest reports on some completed Principal's Teaching Award Scheme projects, plus details of an upcoming Science Festival Tam Dalyell Prize lecture related to one award-winning project.

Writing guides for research active academics

Feb 18 news. New writing guides for researchers: writing productively, and an introduction to metrics.