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Ms Wendy Johnston

Ms Wendy Johnston

Telephone: 0151 231 5491

Biography

Wendy is the Programme Leader for Food Development and Nutrition. In 2015 Wendy was awarded a National Teaching Fellowship and is also a recognised Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
Wendy has held positions in research and development within appliance development and has previously run her own consultancy business specialising in appliance development.
Wendy's teaching interests focus on all aspects of Food Development and Nutrition. Her research interests focus on student engagement and the student experience.

Degrees

1986, Liverpool Polytechnic, United Kingdom, BA Home Economics with Commendation

Publications

Conference Publication (journal proceedings)

Johnston W. Teaching and Learning Conference Teaching and Learning Conference

Engagement & Impact

Highlighted activities

External collaboration:

Institution: Meyer Prestige, Collaborator: Linda Jones

Professional activities

Award:

Award title: National Teaching Fellow, Awarding body: HEA

Award title: Vice Chancellors Awards for Excellence in Teaching innovation, Awarding body: LJMU

Award title: LJMU Excellence Award Recognition of Distinction in Teaching, Awarding body: LJMU

Award title: Post Graduate Certificate in teaching and Learnig

External collaboration:

Institution: Renshaws, Collaborator: Diane Lunt

Institution: Liverpool Food Festival, Collaborator: SKA events

Institution: Liverpool Food Festival, Collaborator: SKA events

Institution: Howdens, Collaborator: Glen Isaacs

Institution: Howdens, Collaborator: Glen Isaacs

Institution: Howdens, Collaborator: Glen Isaacs

Institution: Liverpool Food Festival, Collaborator: SK events

Institution: Howdens, Collaborator: Glen Isaacs

Institution: Liverpool Food and drink Festival, Collaborator: SKA events

Institution: Renshaws, Collaborator: Diane Lunt

Institution: Hotel Chocolate, Collaborator: Kiri Kalenko

Institution: Senoble, Collaborator: Andrew laird

Institution: Liverpool Cheese Company, Collaborator: Vickie Anderson

Institution: Roquette, Collaborator: Rebecca Norris Small

Institution: Meyer Prestige, Collaborator: Linda Jones

Institution: Liverpool Community College, Collaborator: Head teacher

Institution: St Margarets Secondary school, Collaborator: Nuala Williams

Institution: Howdens, Collaborator: Glen Isaacs

Fellowships:

Fellowship title: Fellow of the Royal Society of health, Organisation: Royal Society of Health

Fellowship title: Fellow of the HEA, Organisation: HEA

Industrial connections:

Company: Howdens, Position or project: Glen Isaacs

Company: Howdens, Position or project: Glen Isaacs

Company: Renshaws, Position or project: Diane Lunt

Company: Senoble, Position or project: Andy Laird

Company: Kenwood, Position or project: Lisa Scudamore

Company: Lakeland, Position or project: Wendy Miranda

Company: Renshaws

Company: H&A bottling

Company: Kenwood

Company: Greencore Foods

Company: Vitaflow, Position or project: guest speaker and placement provider

Company: Hagelin, Position or project: Jon Byrne

Company: Senoble, Position or project: Andrew Laird

Company: Roquette, Position or project: Rebecca Norris Small

Company: SKA events

Company: Meyer Prestige

Company: Howdens

Company: Lakeland Limited

Company: Hilton Liverpool, Position or project: work related learning placements

Company: St Anns primary school, Position or project: Enterprise activities

Company: Hope Valley primary School, Position or project: enterprise activities

Company: Broadgreen school, Position or project: Enterprise projects

Company: Liverpool Community College, Position or project: Enterprise projects

Company: Compass catering, Position or project: work related learning projects

Company: Uncle Roys Comestibles, Position or project: Food product development module

Company: Renshaws, Position or project: Enterprise activities including team building events and school activities

Company: Morphy Richards, Position or project: Refurbishment of the Food Academy Appliance testing

Company: GDHA, Position or project: Visits to factory and showroom To keep appliance knowledge updated and enhance teaching and learning on food related modules

Company: Russell Hobbs, Position or project: Consultancy work Recipe development Appliance development Links with work related learning placements

Company: Howdens, Position or project: continual refurbishment of the Food Academy currently estimated at > £750,000 Appliance testing and evaluation Establishment of links with education and industry

Membership of professional bodies:

Memnber of the International Federation of Home Economics Household Technology and Sustainability group, IFHE

Member, International Federation of Home Economics

Other invited event:

Title of event: External Examiner, Location: Dublin University, Description: External Examiner

Title of event: External examiner, Location: Ulster University, Description: External examiner

Teaching qualification:

Title of qualification gained: Post Graduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning