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The Discovery Tool lets you find professors based on the answers they supply. You can filter by department and question. Click the answer bubble to see the professor’s profile.

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What kind of student would love your class?
Self directed, open minded students
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What is one accomplishment you are proud of?
Handholding students to complete their Master Thesis and see that they consistently get A grades from the external examiners.
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When grading a student, what do you look for?
Originality of thoughtHow well the student has integrated different study materials acrossLevel of understanding
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What area in your field are you most knowledgeable about?
Photography (nature and outdoor photography)Sand-sculpture Literature and writing
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What is one piece of advice you have for students?
Learning should be for your personal enlightenment, part of your life. Intensely love the subject of your study, be immersed in it.
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What is the most engaging assignment you give?
Online examinationsTake home assignments
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What is your style of teaching?
Interactive, collaborative, problem based learning
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Are you currently involved in something interesting outside the classroom?
Sand sculpture
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What materials and media do you use in the classroom?
Whiteboards, Electronic and online resources, web 2.0
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Is there anything else the student should know before taking your class?
My classes are intense, discussion based, very open and demanding. A lot of online research and activities are required, and most students get A or B s.
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