Politics and International Relations

24
Sep

Dr Elizabeth Frazer and Dr Scot Peterson have won an Oxford Teaching Award

Posted: 24 Sep 2010


Dr Elizabeth Frazer and Dr Scot Peterson have won an Oxford Teaching Award, to acknowledge their use of WebLearn to support a course or programme of study. In developing 'WebLearn for teaching politics' they have experimented with different tools to see what works best for communication, feedback and interaction. The chat room in particular proved very popular on the night of the recent general election and for the protracted discussions which followed.

The awards will be officially presented at a ceremony on 19 October.

Scot Peterson is Lecturer in Politics, Corpus Christi and Balliol Colleges.

Dr Elizabeth Frazer is Head of Department, Associate Professor of Politics, Official Fellow, New College



Recent news

30
Sep

David Levy and Nic Newman interviewed by Japan Times on the rise of digital news media

Posted: 30/09/2014

Nic Newman and David Levy were interviewed in the Japan Times (17 September) in an article entitled 'No use fighting the tide of online journalism, experts say'.

Read full story


29
Sep

Dr Stephen Fisher's research on the Scottish Independence referendum widely quoted

Posted: 29/09/2014

An article on the Reuters website (16 September) about the Scottish referendum included comment from Stephen Fisher, who looked at 16 constitutional referendums held worldwide over the past 40 years and found that in 12 of them, the average ‘yes’ vote reflected in opinion polls was not delivered in the voting booths.  You can read this article here: http://uk.reuters.com/article/2014/09/16/uk-scotland-independence-undecideds-idUKKBN0HB1IM20140916

Read full story


25
Sep

DPIR is second in 2014 world university rankings by subject

Posted: 25/09/2014

The DPIR has been ranked second in the QS World University Ranking by Subject 2014 tables for Politics and International Studies.

Read full story


25
Sep

Archie Brown interviewed about whether political leaders need to be 'tough'

Posted: 25/09/2014

Archive Brown was interviewed in a blog for the Washington Post (12 September) entitled 'Do our political leaders have to be tough?'

Read full story


23
Sep

Professor Gwendolyn Sasse joins Carnegie Europe

Posted: 23/09/2014

Gwendolyn Sasse has joined Carnegie Europe as a non-resident senior associate.

Read full story



View All News

 
You are here: Home News & Media News