Our skilled and motivated staff are integral to providing the best teaching and learning outcomes for students, which is why we provide a range of programs and resources aimed at enhancing your skills.

From the moment you start at UQ, support is available through orientation programs for new academics, workshops and short courses (online and in-person), professional development resources and higher education research opportunities.

Professional learning programs

The Tutors@UQ program is designed for new tutors from any discipline

Learn the knowledge and practical skills to build a successful teaching career in higher education.
Connect curriculum, pedagogy and assessment to foster active student participation and learning.
Build a body of evidence and become an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy


HEA@UQ program

International accreditation of your teaching and learning practice through the Higher Education Academy (HEA)


Events, short courses and workshops


Twice a year, a program of online and in-person activities designed to help you prepare course materials for the upcoming semester.
A range of hands-on workshops (in-person and online) covering eLearning tools training, pedagogical workshops and educational media production.
There are multiple opportunities to connect with peers for teaching support: from Communities of Practice, peer observation of teaching and one-on-one support consultations.
Learn at your own pace with online courses offered by UQ Professional Learning. You can also access specialised podcasts.
A framework to guide your teaching expertise development at UQ, regardless of where you are at in your career.