Career development

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, short courses and professional development resources, and teaching and research opportunities. We also utilise performance appraisals designed to help you through your career.

Find out where your career can take you 

UQ programs for teachers and tutors

UQ programs for teachers and tutors

An orientation and induction program for academic staff new to UQ.
An orientation and induction program for tutors and casual academic sessional staff new to UQ.
A professional recognition program that supports those with teaching and learning experience and expertise to gain accreditation through the Higher Education Academy (HEA).
A semester-long program for UQ tutors designed to enhance their practice and formally recognise their work through the Associate Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy (HEA).

Professional learning events

Keynote lecture - Teaching and learning for the work of the future

29 October 2018 10:00am11:00am
What does the future of work mean for your teaching and employability initiatives? Attend this keynote by Dr Thomas Carey (USA) to find out.

Stand up to stand out - Student employability in the spotlight

29 October 2018 11:00am12:00pm
How do UQ experiences prepare and contribute to the negotiation of a disruptive and constantly evolving world of work, careers and employability? Listen to a selection of UQ students to find out.

Excellent Teachers Showcase

29 October 2018 12:30pm2:30pm
Our Award winning teachers are tops. In this showcase a selection of UQ's best teachers will speak about their teaching techniques and strategies.

ePortfolio Models of Use

29 October 2018 3:00pm4:00pm
Learn about the four models of use of ePortfolio at UQ with case studies and discussions on each; Developmental, Collaborative, Reflective and Showcase.

Faculty of Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology Showcase

30 October 2018 9:00am12:00pm
This T&L showcase from EAIT staff will feature active demonstration sessions on eLIPSE, the Maker Space and a Virtual Reality tool, demonstrating tools and activities that can be incorporated into your teaching.

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