Dr Nicholas Weise SFHEA

Senior Lecturer, Faculty Lead for Student Experience & Inclusion, Academic Theme Lead (Academic Develop)

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Nick is a teaching-focussed academic split between the Chemistry Teaching & Scholarship departmental section and Manchester Medical School. He currently serves as the University's Theme Lead for Student Success & Academic Development and the Faculty of Biology Medicine & Health's Lead for Student Experience & Inclusion as well as being both the Department of Chemsitry's Academic Coordinator of Peer Support and Teaching & Learning Enhancement Lead.

Previously Nick held the roles of E-Learning Lead and Head of Social Responsibility for the chemistry discipline, along with his tenure as the Academic Lead for Postgraduate Researcher Training (Biology, Medicine & Health). His interests in teaching, effective learning environments and student support were sparked and developed by his work as a Pastoral Care Tutor in Denmark Road Halls of Residence and Peer-assisted Study Session (PASS) Leader / Student Coordinator in the former Faculty of Life Sciences.

Biography

2009-12: Undergraduate Student

BSc (Hons) in Molecular Biology, Peer-assisted Study Session Leader / Student Coordinator, Vice Captain of the University of Manchester Trampoline Club.

2012-15: Postgraduate Doctoral Researcher

PhD in Biological Chemistry, Graduate Teaching Assistant, Outreach Volunteer

2015-2017: Public Engagement Programme Manager

Manchester Institute of Biotechnology, BBSRC Networks in Industrial Biotechnology (IBCarb & BioCatNet)

2015-2017 Postdoctoral Research Associate

EU Innovate Medicine's Initiative (CHEM21), Horizon 2020 Coordination & Support Action (CarboMet)

2017-2022: Lecturer (Chemistry)

2019-2022: Lecturer (Centre for Academic & Researcher Development)

2022-present: Senior Lecturer (Chemistry & Medical Education)

External positions

Visiting Fellow, The Open University

1 Jul 201630 Jun 2017

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Manchester Institute of Biotechnology

1 Dec 201530 Jun 2017

Education / academic qualifications

  • 2015 - Doctor of Philosophy, Biological Chemistry, The University of Manchester
  • 2012 - Bachelor of Science, Molecular Biology, The University of Manchester

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