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Professor Sheila Trahar

Professor Sheila Trahar

Professor Sheila Trahar
B.A.(C.N.A.A.), MSc, Dip.Counselling(Bristol), Ph.D., BA, PhD

Emeritus Professor
Senior Associate Teacher

Office 1.13
Helen Wodehouse Building,
35 Berkeley Square, Clifton BS8 1JA
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 331 4400

Research summary

  • England-Africa Partnerships - Partnership for Strengthening Education & Social Science PhD Programmes

  • Developing a Widening Participation Strategy for Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) Postgraduate Students

  • University of Bristol Teaching and Learning Fellowship Continuing Professional Development Needs of New Academic Staff

  • Supervision and Careers Practitioners in Higher Education

  • University of Bristol Teaching and Learning AwardUsing Student Self-assessment - an evaluation

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Sheila Trahar is Honorary Reader in International Higher Education.  She has extensive professional experience in teaching in adult and higher education and in counselling, career counselling and guidance.  She has taught on the EdD in both Bristol and Hong Kong, the MSc Educational Research in Bristol and taught on the MEd (now MSc)  programme in Hong Kong for several years, leading the programme there from 2008 - 2015. 

Sheila completed her doctoral research, a narrative inquiry into the learning experiences of postgraduate students in a culturally diverse environment in 2006.  Through this research she became particularly interested ...

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