Academic Staff Orientation


Theatre A (Room G06), Elisabeth Murdoch Building
The University of Melbourne
Parkville campus


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Cathleen Benevento

T: +61 3 8344 4534

For academic staff levels A, B and C.

A formal 'Welcome to the University' along with valuable information and advice on making a successful start to an academic career in a research-led University. Orientation also provides the opportunity to meet other new starters and create networks with colleagues. The program includes a complimentary lunch courtesy of University House.

The Academic Staff Orientation is offered twice each year. The Semester 1 offering is held in February and Semester 2 in July.

Staff who will be supervising graduate research students are required to complete supervisor training either online or face to face.

Provisional program

8:30am Registration
9:00am Proceedings begin
11:05am Morning Tea
11:20am Proceedings continue
1:00pm Lunch
2.00pm Close

The full program will be available closer to the date.


To help with catering, please register via the 'Book Now' button on this page. If you have special dietary requirements, please inform us via email.