What we do...

We provide high quality learning and development opportunities to academic and professional services staff at the University of Bristol.

Academic staff

Learning and development opportunities for academic staff, including research staff

Professional Services staff

Learning and development opportunities for professional services staff including technical and operational staff

Positive working

Find out how we aim to make working life at the University productive, rewarding, enjoyable and healthy for all colleagues


New staff 

Starting a new role at the University of Bristol? Welcome! We are here to help provide you with useful information to help you get started


Access other training

Browse training opportunities for University staff on OnCourse, our online course booking system. You can find training from other University departments, including IT Services and Safety & Health.

Contact us:
Academic Staff Development

  • Anna Coates
  • Tel: +44 (0)117 33 18024
  • Zoe Clarke
  • Tel: +44 (0)117 33 11235

Contact us:
Professional Services Staff Development

  • Leadership and Management Development

  • Sarah Bland
  • Tel: +44 (0)117 33 16803
  • Culture Change and Career Management

  • Jonathan Davies
  • Tel: +44 (0)117 92 87964

Meet the team 

Find contact details and further information for all Staff Development team members.