When: 07 October 2021
Time: 14:00 hrs Central African time
Dr Laura Dison
Dr Laura Dison is a senior lecturer in the Curriculum Division at the Wits School of Education and was appointed Assistant Dean for Teaching and Learning in the Faculty of Humanities in 2020. She is the Coordinator of the Post Graduate Diploma in Education (in the field of Higher Education) which is a professional qualification for lecturers and is Academic Coordinator of the Wits School of Education Writing Centre. She is involved in collaborative research projects in teaching, learning, assessment and writing development in higher education.
Dr Kershree Padayachee
Dr Kershree Padayachee holds a PhD in Plant Cryobiology and a PG Dip (HE). She is currently a senior lecturer and academic advisor in the Science Teaching and Learning Unit (STLU) in the Faculty of Science at Wits University. Having transitioned from teaching in the biological sciences, Dr Padayachee’s current academic focus is science higher education and the ongoing professional development of academics as university teachers, and she is actively involved in various initiatives to enhance teaching and learning in higher education, institutionally and nationally.