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October Member Spotlight | Steven Altham

Published on Oct 17, 2019 by Steven Altham & / No Comments

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The October member spotlight is on Steven Altham, who is the Deputy Network Coordinator for our North Wales and North West regional network. Steven is also Student Development Coordinator at Liverpoo...

What do we want? Um…improved access to training, protected time, and a universal PDR process. When do we want it? Now! Or, relatively soon, if now’s not convenient? | AUA Blog

Published on Oct 14, 2019 by Alex Holmes & / No Comments

Category: AUA Blog , AUA Updates

Alex Holmes Assistant Registrar (Joint Working) University of Oxford In the last decade or so UK Higher Education has moved, sometimes willingly, occasionally kicking, screaming, and digging in the fi...

“Transformation” in Higher Education – six questions | AUA Blog

Published on Oct 9, 2019 by Dr Andrew West / No Comments

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Dr Andrew West, FAUA Dr Andrew West, FAUA has worked in HE administration/management for thirty years. Formerly University Secretary at the University of Sheffield he is Strategic Adviser to the AUA a...

DIY! Building your toolkit for resilience

Published on Oct 8, 2019 by Sarah Turner & Lisa White / No Comments

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Sarah Turner MAUA |  Student and Faculty Validation Officer, University of Portsmouth Lisa White MAUA  | Academic Administration Manager, University of Portsmouth How many of us are facing ‘re so...

It’s not just about green issues! Sustainability and the AUA Autumn Conference | AUA Blog

Published on Oct 3, 2019 by AUA Team / 1 Comment

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Sustainability in the HE Sector affects us all. When we think of ‘sustainability’, our minds are generally drawn towards environmental issues. While these matters are very real, very important an...

New Governance Themed Network successfully proposed

Published on Oct 3, 2019 by Katherine Wass, Marnie Davis Wood & Alison Benson / No Comments

Category: AUA Updates

We are delighted to announce the launch of a new Themed Network; Governance You can sign up to get involved in this network by editing your details in My AUA and selecting it from the drop down menu. ...

Autumn Conference 2018 | AUA Blog

Published on Sep 25, 2019 by Jo Corbett / No Comments

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Jo Corbett MAUA Deputy Director of Academic Services University of Brighton     I headed to London from a dreary wet Brighton on 29th November to attend the Autumn Conference. The confere...

September member Spotlight | Melissa Mulhall

Published on Sep 24, 2019 by Melissa Mulhall / No Comments

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Melissa was previously featured for our Member Spotlight, discussing her experience as an AUA Advocate. Why do you do it? I have had the pleasure to act as one of the lead conference moderators for th...

Navigating a career in tertiary education management

Published on Sep 4, 2019 by Dr Heather Davis / No Comments

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Dr Heather Davis | LH Martin Institute, University of Melbourne Dr Carroll Graham and I had an opportunity to reflect upon professional and career development as guest editors for a practice led resea...

Greetings From Bangladesh: Part Four | AUA Blog

Published on Aug 19, 2019 / No Comments

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Dave is in the midst of a three year term as Registrar of the Asian University for Women (AUW) in Bangladesh. AUW is a recently founded international university that offers talented women education an...