School of Pharmacy


Dr Richard McQuade awarded HEA Senior Fellow Status

Congratulations to Dr Richard McQuade, Senior Lecturer, School of Pharmacy who has been awarded the highest level of Senior Fellow Status from the Higher Education Academy Fellowship.


Dr McQuade was given the award for the development of international exchange opportunities for undergraduate students and leading and managing the teaching activities in an academic unit.


What is an HEA Fellowship?


An HEA fellowship is an international recognition of a commitment to professionalism in teaching and learning in higher education and demonstrates alignment of teaching practice with the UK Professional Standards Framework.  A senior fellowship recognises in particular:


  • experienced staff able to demonstrate, impact and influence through, for example, responsibility for leading, managing or organising programmes, subjects and / or disciplinary areas;
  • experienced subject mentors and staff who support those new to teaching;
  • experienced staff with departmental and / or wider teaching and learning support advisory responsibilities within an institution.


More information about Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy can be found here

Dr Richard McQuade

published on: 14 December 2018