Career development for academic staff

Staff in academic roles

The Personnel and Staff Development website has a dedicated section providing information for staff in academic roles. There you will find information about the different academic job roles, professional development and career paths, including:

  • the Professional Development Programme (PDP) for lecturers
  • grading and progression arrangements for the three academic job families ('Teaching and Research', 'Research' and 'Teaching and Scholarship')
  • promotion procedures
  • links to other useful pages on the University website. 


Staff undertaking research

There are a number of additional resources available to support your development and career progression from courses and online resources as well as external links to information that is relevant. Please take a look at You Research on the Learning and Development website