Induction opportunities

Staff Events

UAS Induction Programme

Are you new to UAS or an academic division, department or faculty? Come along to a UAS Induction event and find out more about the history of the University; how the collegiate University fits together; and the work of UAS (University Administration & Services) and its sections. For more information or to register visit the UAS Induction Programme web page.

Professional Services Conference

The Professional Services Conference series provides new and existing staff with an opportunity to come together to broaden their knowledge about the range of projects and services within the University’s administrative functions. For more information or to register visit the Professional Services Conference web page.

Other induction opportunities

A number of other induction opportunities are available to new staff:

  • Induction for new staff: an online course is provided by the Oxford Learning Institute and gives a general introduction to the University. An equality and diversity module is included so that you can reflect on the University's policies and expectations of you in this important area.
  • Breakfast at IT Services is a termly event run by IT Services to introduce new members of staff to the services and facilities that are available for work or research.
  • Introduction to Finance is a half-day seminar for staff with financial responsibilities. It includes an introduction to basic financial principles and terminology and provides an overview of how the University is managed on a financial basis.
  • Introduction to research administration is an interactive half-day session for new staff in roles involving research administration activities or who have responsibility for staff in such roles.