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Professor Judith Williams

Director of the Institute of Teaching and Learning - The University of Manchester

Judy Williams is Professor of Academic Enhancement, Associate Vice President for Teaching Learning and Students and the Director of the Institute of Teaching and Learning at the University of Manchester. The Institute supports teaching quality, embeds innovative teaching methods and leads on university-wide strategic projects. Judy’s teaching is highly regarded, and she has received The University of Manchester Teaching Excellence award, a Distinguished Achievement Medal for Teacher of the year, a Principal Fellowship from the HEA and a National Teaching Fellowship. Judy is committed to fostering and celebrating a culture of inclusivity, engagement and teaching excellence, she achieves this through effective and collegial partnerships that enable ongoing professional development.