Leadership and Strategy

Build your leadership credentials and improve your strategic thinking.

Leadership programmes

The University offers a number of modular leadership development programmes every year, listed below. Applications for Exploring Leadership and Bristol Senior Leaders 2019-20 programmes have now closed.

Leadership masterclasses

These Masterclasses have been designed to support staff in senior leadership roles. The short, impactful sessions provide an opportunity to refresh or refine your skills in key areas you are likely to face in your role. 

Upcoming Masterclass

Powerful conversations that transform with Sarah Lincoln, communications consultant and role-play facilitator
Monday 3rd February, 2-4pm

Previous Masterclass topics:
  • The Resilient Leader with Fabienne Vailes, Language Director, Department of French & leadership development staff
  • Collaborative leadership: How to build stronger relationships. handle healthy conflict and share control with David Archer, Partner at Socia
  • Organisational Stuckness with Alastair Work, Advance HE
  • Lost in Translation: Leadership and Communications with Alicia O'Grady, Director of External Relations
  • Leading from a Growth Mindset with Rich Cook, Founder and Director of Mindset Practice
  • Strategy and Planning in Higher Education with Steve Chadwick, Director of Strategy, Planning and Change
  • Leading and Managing Change with Tracy Hayler, Head of Change Management
  • The Balanced University Leader with Professor Hugh Kearns
  • Authority, Influence and Impact with VOX Coaching

Resources for Leadership and Strategy

Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others.

Jack Welch

Advance HE

All UoB staff are institutional members of Advance HE. Visit the Advance HE website for the latest leadership research, news, events and resources for our sector.

Contact us

Email sd-course@bristol.ac.uk or find us in Augustine's Courtyard

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