Advance Higher Education Senior Fellowship

Prize: Other distinctionExternal recognition


Senior Fellowship is awarded to professionals who demonstrate they meet the criteria of Descriptor 3 (D3) of the UK Professional Standards Framework (UKPSF) for teaching and supporting learning in higher education.

By applying to be a Senior Fellow of HEA you will present a thorough understanding of effective approaches to teaching and learning support as a key contribution to high quality student learning. You should be able to provide evidence of:

Successful engagement across all five Areas of Activity;
Appropriate knowledge and understanding across all aspects of Core Knowledge;
A commitment to all the Professional Values;
Successful engagement in appropriate teaching practices related to the Areas of Activity;
Successful incorporation of subject and pedagogic research and/or scholarship within the above activities, as part of an integrated approach to academic practice;
Successful engagement in continuing professional development in relation to teaching, learning, assessment, scholarship and, as appropriate, related academic or professional practices;
Successful coordination, support, supervision, management and/or mentoring of others (whether individuals and/or teams) in relation to learning and teaching.
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsHigher Education Academy