Dr Alexandra Owen

Dr Alexandra Owen (PFHEA)

Senior Academic Developer



Doctor of Philosophy, Master of Arts, Bachelor of Theology

Job description

As Lead for Peer Learning, I work in collaboration with colleagues from across the Academy, the wider institution and beyond to enhance the development of excellence in learning and teaching in line with the University’s strategic objectives. I lead on the design and delivery of a range of opportunities for colleagues to continually develop their professional practice with a view to learning and teaching enhancement.

Key Contact for:

  • HSS Liaison
  • ULTRA Mentoring
  • Academy Developing Practice Series (ADPS)
  • Liverpool Fellows Network
  • The Academy's Developing Practice podcast
  • Learning Teaching and Student Experience and Sir Alistair Pilkington Awards
  • Learning and Teaching Fellowship Scheme.

Recent publications, awards, recognition

  • 2021 - Global Academic Development Good Practice Award Finalist University of Liverpool Integrated Approach to Developing Teaching and Scholarship (Team Award)
  • 2020 – First Prize in the Staff Development Forum ‘Developing Excellent Practice Awards
  • Murphy, J., Rao, N., Maslen, J. and Owen, A. (2019) A dialogic approach to developing academic literacy among postgraduate students. Educational Developments Issue 20.2 (23-26). ISSN 1469-3267
  • Owen, A. (ed.) (2017) Childhood Today. London: Sage Publications. http://uk.sagepub.com/en-gb/eur/childhood-today/book253332
  • Owen, A. (2017) Diversity Gain? An exploration of inclusive and exclusive perceptions in Early Years settings in England.  Early Child Development and Care. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/03004430.2017.1326108

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