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Oto-obong Inyang

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Dr Oto-obong Inyang

Assistant Professor in the Department of Physics

What area does your research focus on?

Currently, my focus has been on pedagogy research in Physics/STEM education on student research experience and engagement with feedback. In addition, I’m involved in developing supporting teaching materials using simulators to support student learning. I also, have 7 years research experience in Nanomagnetism and Spintronics. In addition, I have about 2 years work experience with industrial partners.

What are the other key aspects of your role?

I led the research led investigation section of the Laboratory skills and Electronics module in Physics. I also facilitate workshops and tutorials sessions. As I am interested in pedagogic research, I facilitate the Physics Education and Scholarship section seminars.

What do you like to do outside of work?

Outside of work, I enjoy visiting historic sites, cooking and playing board games with friends and family.

What do you think you could particularly offer mentoring support with?
  • Provide academic, social, and career guidance that is invaluable, informed by experience.
  • Developing your research journey and story
  • Guidance on how to navigate the job market
  • Creating a niche despite being a minority
  • Support in building collaboration and grant applications