ITaLI will fund up to five Higher Education Academy (HEA) Principal Fellows each year. Applicants will be selected by the DVCA and the PVCT&L.

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Principal Fellows are typically:

  • Highly experienced and/or senior staff with wide-ranging academic or academic-related strategic leadership responsibilities in connection with key aspects of teaching and supporting learning.
  • Staff responsible for institutional strategic leadership and policymaking in the area of teaching and learning.
  • Staff who have strategic impact and influence in relation to teaching and learning that extends beyond their own institution.

Principal Fellow applicants will work with mentors and peers to develop a portfolio that will be assessed by international leaders in teaching and learning.

Note that the application process for Principal Fellows is different to other Fellowship categories, as different experiences are evidenced.

Expressions of interest will close on 5 April 2019. Please complete the Principal Fellow Expression of Interest Form (DOCX, 139KB) (DOCX, 138.3 KB), and return it to

For more information about the Principal Fellowship, please visit the HEA (UK) website

About HEA

The Higher Education Academy (HEA) is a non-profit organisation whose goal is to bring the higher education sector together to share teaching strategies and practice.

UQ is supporting academic and professional staff and RHD students to apply for an HEA Fellowship through the HEA@UQ program.

Submit your EOI​

Please download the form below and return it to by 5 April 2019.