Academic Staff Orientation

All new academic staff are strongly encouraged to attend the University of Melbourne's Academic Staff Orientation. The interactive program provides valuable information and advice on making a successful start to an academic career in a research-led University.

The Academic Staff Orientation is held twice each year, typically in February and July. The next Academic Staff Orientation will be held on Friday 6th February 2015, 8:45am - 2:30pm.

Enquiries -
Michelle van Kampen
Professional Development Coordinator

E: mjvk@unimelb.edu.au
T: +61 3 9035 4673

Registration

Registration for the 2015 February ASO is now open. Registration is via THEMIS.

Register (THEMIS)

 

Venue

Theatre 1, 207 Bouverie St, The University of Melbourne, Parkville campus.

Program

8.45am - 9

Registration

9am – 9.20

Richard James

Welcome and introduction to the University
Professor Richard James
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Academic)
Director, Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education

9.20 – 10am

sophie_arkoudis

Thriving at the University of Melbourne
Advice from a panel of experienced staff
Chair: A/Prof. Sophie Arkoudis, Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education

10.00 – 11am

Learning and teaching at the University of Melbourne
A/Prof. Sophie Arkoudis

11 - 11.30am

Morning tea

11.30 - 12pm

David Cookson

Support for researchers
Dr David Cookson, Melbourne Research

12 – 1pm

angela_grant

Academic Career Development
Academic panel session
Chair: Angela Grant - Learning and Development, University Services

1pm

Catered lunch at University House @ the Woodward



ASO Links and Resources

Infomation from the July 2014 Academic Staff Orientation can be found on our links and resources page.