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Katherine Rawlinson

Dr Katherine Rawlinson BSc, PhD, FHEA

Senior Lecturer In Biomedical Sciences

Summary

Katherine was appointed at Sheffield Hallam University in 2008, teaching anatomy and physiology subjects across Biosciences and Health courses. She hold a BSc (Hons) in Biomedical Sciences, Post Graduate Certificate in Education and a PhD from the University of Sheffield. She is also a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

  • About

    Katherine's research interests are in cardiovascular physiology and endocrinology. Her PhD at the University of Sheffield explored "The Effects of Testosterone and Calcium Channel Blockers on Vascular Muscle Cell Apoptosis" with their implications in atherosclerotic plaque stability. The research which she has been involved in has been presented both nationally and internationally, through abstracts, papers and meetings.

    During her career at Sheffield Hallam Univerity, Katherine's focus has been in teaching and she is the current admissions tutor and outreach lead for the Department of Biosciences and Chemistry. She is also one of the department leads for learning, teaching and assessment, helping to lead on innovations in practice.

  • Teaching

    Katherine's teaching areas are in Human Anatomy, Human Physiology and Pathology courses. 

    BSc Biosciences programme, BSc Nursing, PGDiP Nursing, BSc ODP

  • Research

    Kathy has recently developed her research interests in Teaching which has resulted in the following presentations:               

    Cross, AK., Rawlinson, KE., Development of common feedback grids for use in summative coursework (2015). Presented at HUBS spring meeting May 2015

    Rawlinson, K.,Hadden, D., Undergraduate Students as Outreach Co-ordinators (2012). HESTEMnews Spring. 

    Rawlinson, K.,Hadden, D., Alternative placement opportunities for undergraduate students as outreach co-ordinators (2012). STEM annual conference

    Hadden, D., Rawlinson, K., Providing quality research experience outside of laboratory for final year bioscience research projects (2012).  STEM annual conference



                                                                                                                    
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