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Wendy Johnston

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

Postgraduate training

Post Graduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning, United Kingdom, LJMU, ? - 2008

Publications

Highlighted publications

Matheson R, Brown S, Johnston W. Transition :in through and out of university

Conference publication

Johnston W. Teaching and Learning Conference Teaching and Learning Conference

Chapters

Matheson R, Brown S, Johnston W. Transition :in through and out of university

Engagement & Impact

Highlighted activities

External collaboration:

Meyer Prestige, Linda Jones. 2014

Professional activities

Award:

National Teaching Fellow, HEA. 2015

Vice Chancellors Awards for Excellence in Teaching innovation, LJMU. 2014

LJMU Excellence Award Recognition of Distinction in Teaching, LJMU. 2012

Post Graduate Certificate in teaching and Learnig. 2008

External collaboration:

Meyer Prestige, Linda Jones. 2014

Roquette, Rebecca Norris Small. 2014

Howdens, Glen Isaacs. 2014

Liverpool Food Festival, SK events. 2014

Liverpool Cheese Company, Vickie Anderson. 2013

Howdens, Glen Isaacs. 2013

Liverpool Food Festival, SKA events. 2013

Renshaws, Diane Lunt. 2013

Howdens, Glen Isaacs. 2012

Liverpool Food Festival, SKA events. 2012

Howdens, Glen Isaacs. 2011

Liverpool Food and drink Festival, SKA events. 2011

Senoble, Andrew laird. 2011

Hotel Chocolate, Kiri Kalenko. 2010

Liverpool Community College, Head teacher. 2010

Renshaws, Diane Lunt. 2010

St Margarets Secondary school, Nuala Williams. 2010

Howdens, Glen Isaacs. 2008

Other invited event:

External Examiner, Dublin University, External Examiner. 2014

External examiner, Ulster University, External examiner. 2013

Industrial connections:

Greencore Foods. 2014

H&A bottling. 2014

Kenwood, Lisa Scudamore. 2014

Lakeland, Wendy Miranda. 2014

Renshaws, Diane Lunt. 2014

Senoble, Andy Laird. 2014

Howdens, Glen Isaacs. 2013

Lakeland Limited. 2012

Meyer Prestige. 2012

Howdens, Glen Isaacs. 2012

Kenwood. 2012

SKA events. 2011

Hagelin, Jon Byrne. 2011

Russell Hobbs, Consultancy work Recipe development Appliance development Links with work related learning placements. 2011

Senoble, Andrew Laird. 2011

Vitaflow, guest speaker and placement provider. 2011

GDHA, Visits to factory and showroom To keep appliance knowledge updated and enhance teaching and learning on food related modules. 2010

Hilton Liverpool, work related learning placements. 2010

Hope Valley primary School, enterprise activities. 2010

Renshaws. 2010

St Anns primary school, Enterprise activities. 2010

Uncle Roys Comestibles, Food product development module. 2010

Compass catering, work related learning projects. 2009

Liverpool Community College, Enterprise projects. 2009

Morphy Richards, Refurbishment of the Food Academy Appliance testing. 2009

Renshaws, Enterprise activities including team building events and school activities. 2009

Howdens. 2008

Howdens, continual refurbishment of the Food Academy currently estimated at > £750,000 Appliance testing and evaluation Establishment of links with education and industry. 2008

Broadgreen school, Enterprise projects.

Roquette, Rebecca Norris Small.

Fellowships:

Fellow of the HEA, HEA. 2008

Fellow of the Royal Society of health, Royal Society of Health.

Teaching qualification:

Post Graduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning. 2008

Membership of professional bodies:

Member, International Federation of Home Economics. 2007

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

Other Professional Activity:

Over half way through Masters degree in Advanced Educational Practice.