Teaching & Learning


Promotion to Professorial Teaching Fellow: an introduction to the Academic Careers Framework 14 Jan

14 January 2019, 1:00 pm–2:00 pm

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Are you considering applying for promotion to Professorial 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

Monday 14 January 13:00 - 14:00

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

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

You will hear from:

  • Professor Alan Parkinson, UCL School of Management
  • Professor Carl Gombrich, UCL Science and Engineering

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

Who should attend

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