Teaching & Learning


Promotion to Principal Teaching Fellow: an introduction to the Academic Careers Framework 31 Oct

31 October 2018, 3:00 pm–4:30 pm

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Are you considering applying for promotion to Principal Teaching Fellow? Join this question and answer panel event with 2017/18 successful applicants.

Event Information

Open to

UCL staff




UCL Arena Centre


Arena Room, 10th Floor
1-19 Torrington Place
United Kingdom

Wednesday 31 October 15:00 - 16:30

UCL Arena Centre are delivering this session, which is open to all staff at UCL on a current Senior Teaching Fellow contract.  

In this panel event, you will learn more about an education-focused route and progression from Senior Teaching Fellow to Principal Teaching Fellow.

This workshop will: 

  • explore the new Academic Careers Framework
  • explain the UCL senior promotions process
  • share tips for a successful promotion application and overcome challenges that others have faced 
  • allow you to ask questions to the panel of 2017-18 Principal Teaching Fellows

After attending this session you will

  • leave with a better understanding of how to write a successful application and if the time is right for you, and;
  • make contact with a colleague applying for promotion, and support each other as peer reviewers 

Who should attend

You should attend this session if you are a Senior Teaching Fellow and want to find out more about promotion to Principal Teaching Fellow.