Centre of Academic Leadership and Professional Development (CALPD)

Professionalism and advancement of leadership skills is engineered by Centre of Academic Leadership and Professional Development (CALPD). CALPD 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 Dr. Wan Mohd Nasir Wan Kadir

Director, Centre of Academic Leadership and Professional Development (CALPD), UTMLead