SFHEA/PFHEA Network

Who are we?

The SFHEA/PFHEA Network aims to create visibility and accessibility to untapped academic resource and aims to inform the academic debate within SHU through engaging with a range of internal/external networks as well as relevant agencies such as Advance HE.

The network provides support and mentorship to colleagues aspiring to achieving SFHEA/PFHEA status and/or recognition through the LTA strand of Sheffield Hallam’s Academic Career Framework.

All Sheffield Hallam SFHEAs/PFHEAs as well as all those who aspire to become a SFHEA/PFHEA are welcome to join.

Sign up to one or more events in our current ‘Aspiring PFHEA’ series taking place monthly from March to July 2021 or view resources from previous events. 

Our objectives

  • To inform the academic debate within SHU through engaging with a range of networks, both internal and external to SHU, as well as relevant agencies such as Advance HE.
  • To provide support and mentorship to colleagues aspiring to achieving SFHEA/PFHEA status.
  • To offer / help source expertise on a range of academic aspects where appropriate.

Group lead

Christine O’Leary, PFHEA and currently Subject Group Leader – Languages and Cultures.
Email: c.t.oleary@shu.ac.uk

Further information

The TALENT website has further information, resources and details of support available for staff applying for both Senior Fellowship (through Hallam’s Advance HE accredited professional recognition scheme) and Principal Fellowship (through direct application to Advance HE) or you can contact the team directly.