My Teaching

Dr Barbara Mitra teaches on the Media and Culture Degree Course in the School of Humanities and is passionate about students in relation to their learning experiences and environment.  Barbara’s teaching interests range from Gender to Advertising and Social Media and she was the co-editor of Worcester Journal of Learning and Teaching (2012-2018).

Teaching Awards and Nominations

  • University Teaching Fellow (awarded 2011)
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (Awarded 2014)
  • Student Led Teaching Award Recipient (2015)
  • Nominated for Exceptional Personal Academic Tutor (2017-2018, 2018-2019 and 2019-2020)
  • Nominated for Outstanding Lecturer Award (2017-2018, 2018-2019 and 2019-2020)
  • Nominated for Module Excellence Award (2018-2019 and 2019-2020)

PhD and MRes 

  • I welcome PhD and MRes topics in relation to the broad areas of gender, social media, body images and digital cultures