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  • There are nearly 8,000 Staff employed by The University of Leeds
  • There are almost 1000 Academic Reps across The University of Leeds

Who has made your year? 

Now make theirs

2 May 2017

For the past five years the University of Leeds has lived by the terms outlined in The Partnership, an agreement setting out the mutual expectations that members of the University have of each other.

The Partnership Awards recognise and celebrate the achievements, commitments and impact of students, staff, and postgraduate researchers here at Leeds. 


Academic Rep of the Year (Student)

  • Ed Cooper (School of Music)
  • Jack Boszon (School of History)
  • Nabeel Alhassan (Economics Division, Leeds University Business School)
  • Namrah Shahid (School of Chemistry)


Best Feedback (Staff)

  • Dr Andrew Burnett  (School of Chemistry)  
  • Dr Andrew Jackson  (School of Mechanical Engineering)  
  • Dr Ian Wood (School of Biomedical Sciences)                
  • Dr Rebecca O'Rourke (School of Medicine)


Equality and Diversity Award (Student or Staff)

  • Annabel Downing (School of Civil Engineering)
  • Nabeel Alhassan and Aimee Francis (Economics Division, Leeds University Business School)
  • Namrah Shahid (School of Chemistry)


Innovation  (Student or Staff)

  • Dr David Ireland (School of Music)
  • Katie Timms (School of Mechanical Engineering)
  • Kirsten Huby (School of Healthcare)


Inspirational Teaching (Staff)

  • Professor Martin Levesley (School of Mechanical Engineering)       
  • Dr Nikolaos Nikitas  (School of Civil Engineering)
  • Professor Stephen Coleman (School of Media and Communications)
  • Dr Stuart Warriner (School of Chemistry)


Mentor (Student or Staff)

  • Dominic Hearn (School of Law)
  • Professor Graeme Davies (School of Politics and International Studies)
  • Dr Jeremy Davies (School of English)
  • Jodie Legrand (Management and Human Resource Division, Leeds University Business School)


Personal Tutor (Staff)

  • Dr Nicholas Jackson (Management and Human Resource Division, Leeds University Business School)
  • Dr Siobhan Hugh-Jones (School of Psychology)
  • Suzanne Hallam (School of Sociology and Social Policy)


Positive Impact (Student or Staff)

  • Farhat Yaqoob (International Student Office)
  • LUU Student Advice Team (Leeds University Union)
  • Nabeel Alhassan (Economics Division, Leeds University Business School)
  • Dr Paul Taylor (School of Chemistry)


Postgraduate Teaching (PGR Student)

  • Chiara Calastri  (Institute for Transport Studies)
  • David Clark and Beulah Chelva (Economics Division, Leeds University Business School)
  • James Beckwith (School of Earth and Environment)


Supervisor (Staff)

  • Dr Anwesha Sarkar (School of Food Science and Nutrition)
  • Professor Emeritus Clive Walker (School of Law)
  • Dr Kamal Salhi (School of Languages, Cultures and Societies)            
  • Professor Paul Williams (School of Chemical and Process Engineering)


Wellbeing Champion (Student or Staff)

  • Martha Clowes (Leeds University Union)
  • Sarah McCann (School of Chemistry)
  • Zoe Burns (School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering)           


The Partnership Award

This Award will be announced on the evening and given to the person or people who have been deemed to have had an exceptional impact. Often this will be someone who has been nominated broadly, or particularly active on a specific issue.