Politics staff recognised for Outstanding Practice in Teaching and Learning

Dr Hayley Stevenson and Dr Garrett W. Brown have received awards for their work on the Global Leadership Initiative.

Garrett Brown

Picture of Dr Hayley Stevenson

The Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Sheffield has awarded two academics from the Department of Politics for their outstanding work on the Global Leadership Initiative programme.

Photograph of the award winners.

Along with colleagues from a range of disciplines, Dr Garrett Brown and Dr Hayley Stevenson have worked to set up the unique scheme in which high-performing students have the opportunity to attend international conferences. The students report back on proceedings with policy briefs and analysis.

Garrett Wallace Brown, Hugo Dobson, Hayley Stevenson, Deborah Sporton and Sian Parkinson, Jason Heyes and Tom Goodfellow received their awards from the Pro-Vice-Chancellor for the Faculty of Social Sciences, Professor Gill Valentine at the recent awards conference (pictured left).

Recently 7 students attended the G20 summit in Antalya, Turkey, over the 15th and 16th of November. Read the profiles of participating students here and their policy updates here.

For more information about the TESS Awards, please visit the Faculty of Social Sciences website here.

For more information about the Global Leadership Initiative, please visit the GLI website here.

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