Nick’s certificate isĀ in recognition of his teaching efforts and wider impact within both the School of Chemistry (Faculty of Science and Engineering) and the School of Biological Sciences (Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health).


The Higher Education Academy is a professional body for the promotion of teaching excellence at UK universities and other institutes of tertiary education. The academy confers the award of Senior Fellowship in cases where individuals have demonstrated a sustained record in higher education, with particular emphasis on effective leadership, organisation and management of specific aspects relating to teaching and learning provision.