Future Leaders Programme

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UCL is committed to training and supporting academic leaders of exceptional potential. To this end the SLMS Academic Careers Office, together with UCL Organisational DevelopmentĀ  have designed the SLMS Future Leaders Programme.

Launching in October 2013, we will provide bespoke academic leadership training delivered by a world-class faculty to two successive cohorts of sixteen individuals selected from across the School of Life and Medical Sciences on the basis of their exceptional leadership potential.

All participants will also have the opportunity to lead a short management and leadership project within the School, in order not only to learn about leadership but to participate in helping the School reach its ambitious goals.

Please see the table below for programme dates in 2013 and 2014:

Cohort 1 (time 9.30am - 5pm)
Cohort 2 (time 9.30am - 5pm)
10th October 2013 (time 1pm - 6pm)
16th January 2014 (time 1pm - 6pm)
5th November 2013 13th February 2014
3rd December 2013 11th March 2014
13th January 2014 24th April 2014
7th February 2014 12th May 2014
10th March 2014 19th June 2014
1st April 2014 8th July 2014
8th May 2014 18th September 2014
17th June 2014 14th October 2014

Learn more about the purpose, background, planning and performance of the SLMS Future Leaders Programme (.pdf)

For more information, please contact the Academic Careers Office (ACO) at aco-enquiries@ucl.ac.uk or tel:020 7679 6655 (Ext 46655)

The deadline for expressions of interest to the ACO is 1st August 2013.

The scheme demands the support and commitment of your Institute/Division. The ACO is only asking for expressions of interest. Institutes will be asked to rank applicants. Those not selected for the initial cohort can then be considered for subsequent cohorts or on alternate courses to support development.

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