Memoirs of a trainer : The search for a balance between quality and best practice

Winter, Abigail J. & Mayes, Jenny (2006) Memoirs of a trainer : The search for a balance between quality and best practice. In Association for Tertiary Education Management Queensland Branch Conference 2006 Higher Education Update, Friday 26 May 2006, Brisbane.

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Abstract

The field of research training (for students and supervisors) is becoming more heavily regulated by the Federal Government. At the same time, quality improvement imperatives are requiring staff across the University to have better access to information and knowledge about a wider range of activities each year. Within the Creative Industries Faculty at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT), the training provided to academic and research staff is organised differently and individually. This session will involve discussion of the dichotomies found in this differentiated approach to staff training, and begin a search for best practice through interaction and input from the audience.

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ID Code: 27566
Item Type: Conference Paper
Refereed: No
Keywords: Training, Research, Quality, Staff, Change
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2006 Abigail Winter and Jenny Mayes
Deposited On: 25 Sep 2009 01:27
Last Modified: 09 Jun 2010 14:02

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