University of Dundee

School of Learning and Teaching - Prize Giving, Friday 9 November 2012

26 Oct 2012

College of Life Sciences, School of Learning & Teaching Student Awards

5pm, Friday 9th November 2012, Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee

Ceremony begins at 5pm and expected end is 5.30-5.45pm with refreshments to follow

Students at the School of Life Sciences Learning & Teaching, University of Dundee who have demonstrated outstanding academic performance will be formally congratulated for their work at the prize-giving ceremony being held on Friday 9th November 2012.  


I can confirm that there are a total of 57 prize winners for 2011/12.

Our top prize winner this year is Magdalena Grzeszczuk, 23 from Poland, who has successfully won a total of 4 prizes.  Magdalena has just completed her BSc Honours degree, obtaining a First Class Honours in Molecular Biology (see details below).

  1. BA - British Association 1939 Prize (Medal)
  2. Molecular Biology Honours Prize
  3. Society of Biology Award
  4. Sir James Black Award for Outstanding Achievement

Amongst our high achievers for session 2011/12 are Emma Bissett, 21 from Kinross and Jamie Czop, 20 from Aberdeenshire.

Emma is currently in her Honours year of the Microbiology degree and won a total of 4 prizes (see details below)

  1. Society for General Microbiology
  2. Jonathan Glover Trust Prize – Microbiology
  3. BI31022 Genome Science
  4. BI31053 Microbial Growth & Biotechnology

Jamie has also progressed into the Honours year of the Forensic Anthropology degree and won a total of 3 prizes (see details below).

  1. Armitstead Bursary
  2. Ede & Ravenscroft Prize (joint award)
  3. Lippincott Human Anatomy Prize