Inspiring Educational Excellence
Established in October 2016, the Scientia Education Academy gives UNSW and its outstanding academics a platform to showcase excellent teaching. The Academy recognises inspiring educators - the Scientia Education Fellows - and harnesses their drive and enthusiasm to enhance learning and teaching across UNSW.
View the video to join one of our students, Debbie, as she asks our Scientia Education Fellows what the Academy is all about.
The UNSW Scientia Education Academy champions, inspires and celebrates excellence in education.
Its strategic vision for education is to
- Promote a scholarly, evidence-based approach
- Champion innovation
- Enhance the student experience
- Advise on policies and strategies
- Model a collegial community of mentoring
The Scientia Education Academy looks forward to sharing insight, projects and initiatives as they develop with the broader community.
Scientia Education Academy Fellows
Committed to learning and teaching practice within UNSW, the Scientia Academy Fellows provide leadership and vision in learning and teaching across UNSW and in the higher education sector.
The Scientia Education Academy Lecture Series
The Scientia Education Academy Lecture Series highlights the innovative educational practices of our outstanding educators who inspire our students to achieve great outcomes both in their studies and future careers. UNSW’s Scientia Education Fellows provide leadership and vision through their own teaching and their mentoring of colleagues. You will hear about their particular approaches to enhancing the educational experiences and outcomes of students as well as their personal career journey.