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Leadership in Action Programme

This workshop enables Research Active Staff to explore & develop their leadership skills. Delegates have the opportunity to look at relevant theory, practice their unique leadership styles, receive coaching & feedback and share practice. The focus is on you, your development and developing your skills.

Session 1
Leading in a meeting
Leading strategy
Leading from a distance

Session 2
Leading in a crisis
Leading to get results
Leading multi-tasks

This workshop is based on a Vitae programme which is funded by the UK Research Councils, it has been adapted for Warwick staff.

There is no cost to Warwick research active staff to attend this programme.


Who should attend: 
Research Active Staff (Research, Academic or Teaching terms & conditions).

We do not accept applications from postgraduates or research students. Students should refer to the Student Career and Skills website for details of workshops designed specifically to meet their needs.


Workshop Requirements

  • You are able to attend on both dates (5 and 12 February 2018)
  • Your Line Manager/PI/Supervisor supports your application and has signed your nomination form 


Quotes from previous 'Leadership in Action' delegates:

Feedback from

  Feedback from February 2018 Cohort - Including responses from LDC

  Feedback from November 2015 Cohort

  Feedback from the June 2015 Cohort


Leadersship in Action Resource Bank Page

Overview and Highlights
Research Active Staff

November 2017

Impact Reports 2017
February 2017 Cohort
Detailed Impact Report (PDF Document)Impact Summary report(PDF Document)

Impact Reports 2016
Detailed Impact Report(PDF Document)

Impact Summary Report(PDF Document)

Impact Reports 2015/16 (with 2017 update)
Detailed Impact Report(PDF Document)

Impact Summary Report(PDF Document)


Future dates to be announced.

See campus map

PARKING: Parking is limited, early arrival is strongly recommended. Those with a University of Warwick staff parking permit can park in Westwood Campus car park and do not need to pay and display.

Any questions?
Workshop content:
Sandy Sparks
Learning and Development Centre. Ext: 74121

Workshop arrangements:
Jane Cooper,
Learning Development Centre Ext: 24893

To Apply:
If you would like to apply for a place on the programme on 5please complete the 'Nomination Form' below.

Please note: Without a completed nomination form your application cannot be considered.

That your attendance is required on both days