Golden Robes 2018
1 June 2018
Colleagues who have gone the extra mile in the past year were honoured at this year’s Golden Robes Awards on Thursday 31 May. The awards are collaboratively run by the university and Students' Union.
After almost 800 nominations, those shortlisted were treated to an evening of drinks, food and entertainment in the James Graham Building, hosted by DJ, activist and Honorary Graduate Stephanie Hirst.
The event was an opportunity to celebrate colleagues and reflect on the good work carried out by staff at the University and Students’ Union this year.
A huge congratulations to the winners who are listed below.
Outstanding Contribution to Enterprise and Innovation
Winner – Dr Helen Nichols, Senior Lecturer – School of Social Sciences
Researcher of the Year
Winner – Dr Vincent Postis, Reader – School of Clinical & Applied Sciences
Team of the Year
Winner – The Students’ Union Volunteering Team
Leader of the Year
Winner – Jo Horsfall, Lending Services Manager – Libraries and Learning Innovaation
Winner – David Dewhurst, Senior Lecturer – School of Events, Tourism and Hospitality Management
Best Course Team
Winner – Youth Work and Community Development, School of Health and Community Studies
Winner – Tourism and the Media (International Tourism Management), School of Events, Tourism and Hospitality Management
Winner – Dr Richard Stevens, Course Director – School of Film, Music and Performing Arts
Best Course Director
Winner – Neil Kelley, Course Director – Leeds Business School
Best Dissertation Supervisor
Winner – Dr Moade Fawzi Shubita, Principal Lecturer – Leeds Business School
Best Academic Adviser
Winner – Nicola McCullough, Course Director – Carnegie School of Sport
Winner – Chian Gatewood, Learning Technologist – Journalism – Leeds Business School
Winners – Dr Delroy Hall, Part Time Lecturer – School of Health and Community Studies and James Williams, Specialist Mentor and Study Assistant – Wellbeing and Equalty
Winners – Dr Andrew Manley, Head of Subject – Carnegie School of Sport and Campus Pride, Students' Union Campaign.Golden Robes 2018