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Heather Verkade

Associate Professor
Biochemistry And Molecular Biology
Higher education
Higher Education
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
zebrafish
animals
developmental biology
zebrafish proteins
mutation
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A/Prof

Heather Verkade

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Education in Sciences and Health Sciences
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A/Prof

Heather Verkade

 

Research Interests:

  • Implementing improvements to undergraduate education in the Sciences and Biomedical Sciences.
  • Active methods of learning in the University setting
  • What are students’ approaches to interpreting and judging scientific argument?
  • When students see themselves as producers of scientific information, and presenters of scientific argument, rather than passive reproducers of predictable experiments
  • Concepts and misconceptions: How to change a students’ mind

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 41 most recent scholarly works by Heather Verkade.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2017

Award for Learning and Teaching Achievement

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

2017

Shimadzu Education Award

Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

2

Awards

Credentials

Positions


Associate Professor

Biochemistry And Molecular Biology

Member

International Society for Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

Member

Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Associate Fellow And Member Of Victorian Branch Committee

Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia

Education


Graduate Certificate in Higher Education

Monash University

Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

University of Melbourne