The QUEX Professional Services Exchange Program is designed to provide professional development opportunities and to share best practice and experience between UQ and the University of Exeter.

Up to four professional staff per institution will be awarded to undertake an exchange of up to two weeks at the partner university. 

For any queries relating to the Scheme or further information on the Global Strategy, please contact the UQ Global Engagement office at globalstrategy@uq.edu.au or phone +61 7 3346 7869.


How to apply

Applications for the 2018 round are now closed.


Scheme aims

A Professional Services Staff Fellowship program has been established to provide professional development opportunities and to share best practice and experience between UQ and Exeter. It may also serve to promote enhanced systems and services for the QUEX partnership projects.


Funding details

Funding of up to A$5,350 will be available to support travel costs.


Eligibility

In this first round, as agreed by the QUEX Institute Strategy Board, applications from the following areas may be prioritised but staff from other areas will be considered as well:

  • Doctoral College/Graduate School
  • Policy Planning and Business Intelligence/Planning and Business Intelligence
  • Innovation Impact and Business/Research Partnerships or Research Outputs and Impact Team
  • Communications and Marketing
  • Teaching Quality Assurance and Enhancement /Institute for Teaching and Learning Innovation

Decisions will be made based on the strength of the case made, the value of the outcomes, support of the host unit, and the suitability of the applicant to undertake the activity described, particularly in terms of professional development, enhancement to the sending and receiving units, and potential for improving QUEX Institute administration.