Professor Ian Paulsen expresses his mutual love of science and gaming and the problem solving involved in both, his initial concerns about teaching and how diversifying and seizing opportunities is the way to survive the academic adventure.
Professor Dean shares the story of her journey into academia, how she likes to teach, her advice to newer academics and what inspires her.
Associate Professor Hope Ashiabor shares how he got into teaching, the challenges of engaging students in Tax Law, the importance of mentors and learning support and ultimately the rewards of teaching.
Somehow a series of accidents led me into teaching and then into becoming a business school lecturer.
We’re in this together”. There will be mutual respect and understanding with an attitude that we (students and teachers) are “doing life” together.
There were two overhead projectors spaced about ten metres apart and I had to go from one to the other as I wrote my words of wisdom on them. I soon became very fit!