Academic Leadership and Professional Development (ALPD)

Professionalism and advancement of leadership skills is engineered by Academic Leadership and Professional Development (ALPD). ALPD is a combination of Academic Leadership & Competency Development and Professional Development which aims at refining the academicians’ career path and leadership proficiency.

OBJECTIVES

  • To assist University to inculcate and nurture academic leadership skills in Higher Education among academic staff
  • To assist University to:
    • increase the number of Graduate Faculties
    • increase the number of academic staff with professional qualifications
    • narrow the theory-practice gap among academic staff
  • To assist University to plan and deliver an effective talent pool and succession plan for academic leaders
  • To provide effective learning and development programmes for Higher Education Academic Leadership;
Prof. Madya Ir. Dr. Sharifah Hafizah Syed Ariffin

Deputy Director, Academic Leadership and Professional Development Unit (CALPDU), UTMLead