Academic Staff Development
Academic Staff Development ​offer​ a range of training and development opportunities specifically targeted at academic staff on all three pathways.

To view ​workshops and other support available please follow the ​link to the relevant theme:​


​Learning & teaching
Research​ & researchers
​Leadership & management

Some sessions have a specific target audience or require you to have attended something else first so please read the descriptions carefully to make sure the workshop/programme is suitable for you.

Academic Staff Development run the
CREATE (Cultivating Research and Teaching Excellence) CPD scheme. CREATE contributes to the University’s commitment to research and educational excellence by providing academics and Professional Services an opportunity to enhance their practice in the context of working in a world class research-intensive university. 
There are CREATE scheme routes and levels available for academic staff at all stages of their careers and each level leads to recognition with the Higher Education Academy, aligned to the UK Professional Standards Framework(UKPSF). 

Development at your desk: our KnowHow library contains thousands of online self-development and management resources for when you only have a few minutes to spare. 

For more development opportunities and resources please visit the Academic Staff Development website.
Please contact the Academic Staff Development Team ​at ​asd-course@bristol.ac.uk if you have any questions.

Available Courses