Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development

Connecting with us

Connecting with the IAD's learning and teaching team, and with relevant networks such as our UG Course Organisers Network, Masters Network, Scholarship of Teaching & Learning network, Experienced Teachers' Network, and student engagement network 'ENGAGE'.

Who to contact - learning & teaching

Here is a brief overview of the best points of contact for various questions that you might have about IAD's support for learning and teaching.

Mailing list & social media

Information on our learning and teaching mailing list (aimed at University staff in teaching and learning roles), including how to sign up to the mailing list; and information on our learning and teaching blog and Twitter.

IAD Masters network

This network is for Programme Directors, administrators, course organisers, and learning technologists who deal with Masters students. There are lunchtime seminars and a mailing list to enable discussion, collaboration and sharing of information.

UG course organisers network

This network is for anyone who is involved with course organisation for undergraduate students. There are networking lunches, seminars, and a mailing list to enable discussion, collaboration and sharing of information.

Edinburgh Network: Growing Approaches to Genuine Engagement (ENGAGE)

A network for students and staff interested in student engagement.

Scholarship of teaching & learning network

A network for staff interested in researching, evaluating and disseminating their teaching practice.

Experienced teachers' network

A network for experienced teachers who wish to share ideas about teaching informally with colleagues. The network also aims to influence teaching policy and practice in the University