Posted: 12 February 2013
Claire was awarded a personal chair in recognition of her research on insects and other arthropods in temperate and tropical forest canopies, her strengths in learning and teaching and her contribution to academic leadership.
Claire is Deputy Provost with particular responsibilities for International Partnerships.
"I am delighted to have recieved this recognition for my contribution to academia and would like to thank all my colleagues, because our excellence in learning and teaching at Roehampton has been achieved entirely through team work"
New research reveals some psychiatric drugs are overprescribed twelvefold
According to research by Dr James Davies and Dr Todd Rae from Roehampton's Department of Life Sciences, over a quarter of a million people in the UK have been using Benzodiazepines, which treat a range of conditions including anxiety, insomnia and panic disorders, for at least twelve times longer than the recommended period of two to four weeks.
Posted: 18 January 2017
175 years since first student was welcomed at Whitelands
175 years ago today, Whitelands College – now part of the University of Roehampton – enrolled its first student, Elizabeth Ransom.
Posted: 13 January 2017
Council member, Janet Cooper appointed OBE
University of Roehampton Council Member, Janet Cooper has been appointed Officer of the British Empire (OBE) for her services to equality, women's empowerment and employee share ownership in the New Year's Honours list 2017.
Posted: 6 January 2017