I took a first degree in Microbiology and Biochemistry followed by a PhD in Medical Microbiology at Leeds University. My first teaching
After moving to Stoke on Trent I taught the chemistry and biology Access to HE courses at Stoke on Trent College and completed a PGCE.
I have been at Keele since 2016, first in the Medical School and since 2017 as a Foundation Year Life Sciences lecturer. I was awarded
Research and scholarship
My PhD focussed on antibiotic resistant bacteria that produced enzymes (extended-spectrum beta-lactamases) that allowed these
My scholarship at Keele has focussed on how Foundation Year (FY) students experienced the sudden transition from face-to-face teaching
I was also external examiner on Chester University’s Chemistry, Biology and Health Foundation Year programs from 2019-2023.
Foundation Year Modules:
FYO-00185 Practical and Academic Skills in Science
FYO-00197 Foundations of Life Sciences
FYO-00199 Advancing Life Sciences
FYO-00310 Introduction to Science and Sustainability B
FYO-00320 Advancing Life Sciences B
FYO-00318 Introduction to Life Sciences B
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Hibbert-Rogers, L.C.F., Heritage, J., Todd, N. and Hawkey, P.M. (1994) Convergent evolution of TEM-26, a beta-lactamase with extended-
Hibberts, L., Bowers, B. and MacQueen, H. (2003) Infectious Agents. Oxford: Open University Press. Infectious Disease Course Vol. 2
Hibberts, L. and MacQueen, H. (2003) Diagnosing Infection. Oxford: Open University Press. Infectious Disease Course Vol.4.
Masood, N. and Hibberts, L. (2021) Sudden transition to online learning; an action research study exploring Foundation Year students’