Academic Development Symposium:
Supporting Academics Over Their Career

Friday, October 27, 2017

Victoria University of Wellington, Kelburn Campus

A report from the symposium is available here.

The slides from the presentations are available in the programme below.

Programme with slides
09:00 – 09:30 Coffee
09:30 – 09:45 Mihi and welcome
09:45 – 10:30 The past, present and future of academic development: Keynote speaker, Associate Professor Mark Barrow (University of Auckland) Slides here
10:30 – 11:00 Expo and morning tea
11:00 – 12:30 Supporting early, mid, and late career academics: what is needed to better support academics over their career? Slides here
12:30 – 13:15 Lunch
13:15 – 14:00 Panel discussion: What are academic / professional support needs in the short, medium, and long-term future, and how do we incentivise academic development?
14:00 – 15:00 Professional standards and recognition of tertiary teaching. Special guest: Dr Stanley Frielick, Ako Aotearoa. Slides here
15:00 – 15:15 Afternoon tea
15:15 – 16:00 Where to from here? Academic development in New Zealand universities in the future

The Organising Committee
Erik Brogt, University of Canterbury,
Kathryn Sutherland, Victoria University of Wellington,
John Milne, Massey University, and
Luk Swiatek, Massey University

Contact Luk Swiatek for further information.

Thanks to the symposium sponsors: Ako Aotearoa and Herdsa NZ.

HERDSA New Zealand