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Professional Development

ILIaD Professional Development works in partnership with Faculties, Professional Services and students to offer and signpost a range of learning and development activities and resources, including face-to-face courses, bespoke events, online learning modules, action learning sets and recommended reading.

Research Staff

Research and Impact

Specialist development activities and resources for research staff and doctoral researchers.

Development opportunities for Technicians


Specialist development activities and resources for technicians.

Core skills

Core Skills

Activities and resources to support the development of all staff. 



Enabling you to reach your potential by linking you to the support of an experienced colleague.



The highly successful development programme for Women. Find out more...

Professional Development is a unit within the Institute for Learning Innovation and Development (ILIaD).  With responsibility for driving the enhancement of education and learning, ILIaD works in partnership with faculties and services to:

Enhance student education -  Champion staff learning and development - Engage and inspire thousands of learners across the world.


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