2017/18

MA1861: Statistics – a year-long introduction to statistics, covering descriptive statistics, probability, and inferential statistics 2017/18.

AP2060: Physics Laboratory – running a series of astronomy experiments in the second year laboratory, on topics such as binary stars, analysing CCDs, eight-week open-ended group research projects, and including evening observing sessions at UCLan’s Observatory at Alston.

AA3050: DL astronomy dissertation – supervising distance learning students working their final dissertations at the end of their path through the UCLan distance learning degree in astronomy.  My student in 2017/18 worked on MeerKAT commissioning data.  Module leader in 2017/18.

AP3950: Third year physics/astronomy project – supervising students working on their BSc major research project.  In 2017/18 my students worked on OH masers in M82 and ultra-steep spectrum radio sources.

AP4553: MPhys project – In 2017/18 my student worked full-time for 12 weeks processing EVN observations of NGC3310, looking for radio emission from ULX sources that are candidate intermediate-mass black holes.

PhD students – I am co-supervising a PhD student working on the Pebbles survey, 2017-2020.

I am also studying on the module ZZ0555: Teaching Toolkit, which is a course in teaching methods leading to HEA D1 accreditation.