Gita Sedghi is Professor of Chemistry Education in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Liverpool. She has a sustained track record of developing and disseminating excellence in her teaching, for which she has received several awards, including the Principal Fellowship of HEA and the National Teaching Fellowship. She is a Fellow of the RSC and an elected member of the RSC Higher Education Group.
Gita has devised innovative ways of teaching to stimulate student engagement and enhance their learning. She has created high quality inclusive resources to meet the requirements of a diverse community of students. Her teaching innovations, including internationalisation activities, peer-assisted learning, prelab tutoring system and initiatives to enhance maths teaching, showcase her inclusive approach and respect for various learning needs.
She demonstrates her dedication to promoting equality, diversity, and inclusion through her positions as the chair of the university's Culture & Student Experience Subgroup, her involvement in the Self-Assessment Team for Race Equality Charter, and her role as the Director of EDI in the School of Physical Sciences.