GTA testimonials and awards

Student testimonials

Please see below for some example testimonials from undergraduate and master's students about GTA's in recent years: 

"He was very helpful and approachable, had good teaching methods, and I liked how he prioritised the more difficult questions in class."

"Very nice and helpful, understood the material well, and was very approachable." 

"She was always on top of everything, well prepared and was really keen to teach us efficiently." 

"He would break down the questions into smaller points and cover those, ensuring we understood the basics."

"She explained the reasoning behind each answer very well and was very knowledgeable about the subject. She was always willing to help and give advice."

GTA awards

Every year after the end of Spring term, students vote for their GTA of the year. The winner of the Departmental GTA of the year will be nominated for the Faculty of Engineering GTA of the year award.

  • Departmental GTA of the year 2018 was Julia Sun
  • Departmental GTA of the year 2017 was Octave Etard
  • Departmental GTA of the year 2016 was jointly awarded to Dana Al Sulaiman and Julia Sun
  • Departmental GTA of the year 2015 was Antonio Stanziola
  • Departmental GTA of the year 2014 was Yesna Yildiz
  • Departmental GTA of the year 2013 was Martina Wicklein (Also won the Faculty GTA of the year)
  • Departmental GTA of the year 2012 was William Abbott
  • Departmental GTA of the year 2011 was Andreas Procopiou
  • Departmental GTA of the year 2010 was Daniel Schwyn
  • Departmental GTA of the year 2009 was Spyridon Masouros