Citation for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning - 2011

Ms Marina Nehme

University of Western Sydney
New South Wales
University of Western Sydney

Citation

Motivating, Inspiring and Positively Influencing Students' Learning in Interdisciplinary Law Units by an Early Career Academic

Synopsis

Through her journey as an early career academic, Marina Nehme has aimed to motivate, inspire and influence students' learning. This was especially challenging as she was teaching interdisciplinary law units unpopular with business students. However, through her nurturing approach to teaching, she has motivated students and positively influenced their learning experience. Feedback from one of her former students noted that she was an admirable teacher who had greatly inspired her.