Professional Development for Academic Staff
There are a number of programs designed to support the professional development of Academic Staff.
In addition to the below policies, you should also refer to the Learning and Teaching Centre for more information on academic learning and development opportunities.
Opportunity for academic staff to apply for release from teaching and other duties to concentrate on research that is aligned with the University’s strategic research objectives.
ACU's approach to support the professional development of academic staff.
Opportunity to apply for study time and financial assistance for study relevant to your current/future role.
Opportunity for staff development through mentoring.
Opportunity for female academics returning from parental leave to apply for research awards that assist in re-establishing their research profile.
Arrangements for the payment of a higher duties allowance to Academic Staff required to act in a position of higher classification.