Academic Leaders Forum


This forum is coordinated by the Academic Development Unit and runs three times a year, usually over lunch. There is a specific theme for each forum, usually with an invited speaker. Below is the list of themes along with some of the presentations.

  1. Managing Diversity - 28th September 2016 - Gurnham Singh (PDF, file size: 1.14MB)

  2. Careers Fest and Employability - 19th October 2016 - Peter Jackson

  3. Managing Finances - 9th November 2016 - Margaret Monkton

  4. Digital Transformation: Digital Leadership - 1st March 2017 - Khawar Hameed (PDF, file size: 1.34MB)

For details on any upcoming forums please visit the ADU page on the staff intranet; IRIS, or alternatively email Ellen at

For more examples of best practice, within Staffordshire University please visit the best practice page.

Teaching Excellence Fellowship Forum

The Teaching Excellence Fellowship forum is an event that is held throughout the year whereby, Teaching Excellence Fellows share their practice in learning and teaching, this includes a demonstration of their project, which earned them the fellowship. Below are the presentations for the February 2017 forum.


Eleanor Johnston - Project Update with a Presidential Curveball (PPTX, file size: 7.35MB)

Vicky McGarvey - Digital Capabilities Update #Proud2bDigital (PPTX, file size: 8.4MB)

Clare Stanier - Update on the School Commons (PPTX, file size: 751.48KB)

Please visit the Academic Staff Development page to see more information on Teaching Excellence Fellowship and keep updated by visiting the Events page.