OCSLD is recruiting!

Principal Lecturer (Educational Development) This is a full time, permanent senior leadership role assisting the Head of Centre both in the day-to-day running of the Centre and working strategically to commission learning and development...

Have your say about the GPA

One of the current projects at the OCSLD is evaluating the impact of introducing a GPA score to students’ degree certificates. We are seeking students to participate in focus groups to evaluate the impact...

Good news in March

Here is good news from OCSLD reported to the VC’s news sharing meeting today. 1. Our Leadership Foundation project to evaluate our Participative Process Review workshops is progressing well. Ian Whiting is delivering these...

SEDA conference

The autumn conference for the Staff and Educational Development Association (SEDA) was held in the middle of November at the NCTL Learning and Conference Centre in Nottingham. I was running a workshop session with...

OCSLD Annual Review 2013/14

Following a the comprehensive review of our portfolio review in 2011/12, we are now reviewing and refreshing our offer annually. In a sector that is increasingly competitive, we recognise the need to drive forward...

Good news for September

Here is the news that I shared with the VC and other heads of department at today’s news sharing meeting. The previous meeting was back in June so there were some items from a...

Internationalising the Curriculum for All Students

Oxford Brookes is once again offering this popular fully online course from 6 Oct to 7 Nov this year. You will have the opportunity to work with colleagues from tertiary institutions, in different countries,...

New Principal Lecturers Student Experience

George Roberts Since joining OCSLD in 2006 George has been project director for six successive projects, managing over £3 million of funds for the JISC and the Higher Education Academy, developed a productive consultancy...