School of Veterinary Medicine and Science

Kate Cobb

Lecturer in Veterinary Science - Learning and Assessment, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences


  • workRoom B06c Veterinary Academic Building
    Sutton Bonington Campus
    Sutton Bonington
    LE12 5RD
  • work0115 951 6477
  • fax0115 951 6440


Kate Cobb qualified from the Royal Veterinary College in 1996 with a Bachelor's degree in Veterinary medicine and is a member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. She later completed a PGCE in secondary science education. She has worked in first opinion small animal veterinary practice and secondary education teaching science to 11-19 year olds. Kate joined SVMS at the University of Nottingham in 2006, her responsibilities have included design and delivery of the preliminary year course and teaching on the five year course.

Expertise Summary

Kate Cobb is a lecturer in teaching learning and assessment, her role involves curriculum review and evaluation of the assessment strategy. She completed a masters in medical education in 2010 and her PhD on the educational impact of assessment in 2015.

Research Summary

Educational impact of assessment in veterinary students

Recent Publications

School of Veterinary Medicine and Science

University of Nottingham
Sutton Bonington Campus
Leicestershire, LE12 5RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 951 6116
fax: +44 (0)115 951 6415