01 Dec 2015 - Teaching Award for Stefanie Oess.

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Dr. Stefanie Oess, lecturer and independent principal investigator within IBC2, was awarded the 2015 Prize for “Outstanding Dedication to Teaching” of the medical faculty (Preis für besonderes Engagement in der Lehre 2015) in recognition of her project entitled “Introduction of an audience response system in the seminar biochemistry in conjunction with a pedagogic research project”.

The Medical Faculty of the Goethe University Frankfurt awards this prize to promote excellence in teaching and Stefanie was nominated by the undergraduate students attending her biochemistry seminar series.

“I am very honoured that the faculty has selected me as one of this years’ awardees. This is a fantastic recognition by the very same students that our seminar series are designed to engage with and stimulate.”, says Stefanie.

Stefanie has shown a strong commitment to high quality teaching over the past number of years. She has a special interest in a Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, teaching innovation and curriculum design. She holds a certificate in higher education didactics and since 2015 is enrolled in the postgraduate degree programme Master of Medical Education (MME-D).