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Target Audience: Participants of the Leadership in Learning and Teaching Network
Workshop 1 will offer space and an invitation to
- Explore the nature of leadership for this role and in the context of Strathclyde
- Explore Leadership, Academic Leadership and Change Management (refer to challenges identified by participants); also challenges for Leadership role inc Leading via VLE
- Agency as leaders, tools and strategies
- Identifying actions and development around the workshop to take forward
Participants are invited to submit short, (5 lines max) mini case studies raising issues, examples and challenges for leading without authority, team leadership and wellbeing. These will provide a basis for discussion, reflection and shape the events. Case Studies/Issues to be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by Start August (Monday 2nd August).
Course delivered by Prof. Ruth Pilkington
Dr Ruth Pilkington (NTF; SFSEDA; PFHEA) is a National Teaching Fellow (2014) with an established background in CPD and professional learning. She works as an educational consultant supporting institutions with NTF applications, academic leadership, dialogue and HE Fellowship. She is Visiting Professor at University of Ulster and consultant and accreditor for Advance-HE. Her research interests include the use of dialogue in supporting and assessing professional learning, pedagogic research, and the development of professional doctoral knowledge. More recently she has been exploring how to enhance wellbeing for HE academics and mindfulness. Ruth designed resources for Advance-HE on SFHEA/PFHEA applications, and CPD, as well as developing a Fellowships Dialogue Toolkit. She produced reviews of Annual CPD Scheme Monitoring Reports for the HEA in 2016, 2017 and 2018, and has expertise in evaluating impact and excellence.
Delivered By: Dr. Ruth Pilkington(NTF; SFSEDA; PFHEA)