Student-Staff Partnerships - Event Information

Upcoming Events

Do you want to learn more about the partnership approach, participate in professional development workshops or join a community of partnership colleagues? The Partnerships Team have developed a suite of resources and networks that are available for UQ students and staff. Scroll through the list below to find a list of upcoming events that will assist you through your Student-Staff Partnerships journey.

Watch the video below to find out what to expect from the 2019 Student-Staff Partnership Showcase. 

1. Community of Practice Events

The Community of Practice (CoP) is a gathering where UQ students and staff share their experiences on partnership, pose challenging questions or receive feedback. If you want to know more about the Student-Staff Partnerships model, expand your professional networks, or seek feedback on how to get the most out of the partnership experience, then you are welcome to attend. CoP meetings will be held twice per semester, and are free to join. All Student and Staff Partners who are working on projects will automatically be added to the CoP mailing list and can opt out at any time.

What to expect from CoP meet ups:
-Troubleshoot issues for Student and Staff Partners on projects
-Touble shoot issues for Students Representatives on committees
-Open forum for students and staff to ask questions and talk through issues in the Student-Staff Partnership space
-Networking
-General advice and direction

Please note anyone is welcome to join the Student-Staff Partnership Community of Practice. 

Join the CoP mailing list

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2. Professional Development Workshops

To enable Student Partners and Representatives to get the most out of the experience, we have put together a suite of Professional Development (PD) Workshops. PD Workshops will be offered to Students collaborating on projects or Student Representatives on Committees. Workshop details and dates for 2019 will be announced shortly. 

Attend a PD session

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3. Information Sessions

Do you want to be involved in Student-Staff Partnerships and want to know more? We have a range of Information Sessions open to UQ students and staff who want to know more about either Representation, Voice or Partnership Projects. This is great for those thinking about becoming a Student or Staff Partner, or want to know more about how to get involved. To attend an information session, register below via StudentHub. 

Register for an Information Session

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4. Student-Staff Partnerships Showcase

The UQ SSP team will host an annual Showcase, in which you will hear from UQ students and staff who have engaged in partnership, or students who have served as representatives. Learn what student-staff partnerships are, how you can be involved, and walk away inspired with practical strategies for engaging as partners to enhance learning, teaching, and the university experience.

View last years Showcase

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Contact Partnerships Team

Dr James Forde
Student Partners Coordinator (Representation & Voice)

Madelaine Marie-Judd
Student Partners Advisor (Projects)

Jessica Morgan
Student Partners Project Officer

Email:SSP@uq.edu.au

Further Information