Staff Professional Development

eLearning workshops

Website: Staff Development website

eLearning custom workshops

Email: with the subject line Custom workshop

eLearning Solutions Service

Individual support to course coordinators to help them implement eLearning solutions for the most common teaching and learning problems, using centrally supported eLearning tools. 

Book on the Appointments Page to organise an individual consultation at your office with eLearning Educational Advisor.

Student Support

Website: Library AskUs service.

UQ eLearning Support

Paul Dutton, Gary Smith, Amy Truong and Service Coordinator, Michael Luyten help academic staff with supported elearning systems, troubleshooting problems and assisting with setting up their sites. As part of the eLearning team they also help test upgrades and review new services.

UQ eLearning Advisors

Ailsa, Nathan, Victor and Iliria provide professional development on Technology Enhanced Learning for staff providing a combination of face to face and online workshops covering centrally supported eLearning technologies. Professional Development on Technology Enhanced Learning is provided in collaboration with school and faculty educational designers who focus on local needs, and with the ITaLI team who focus on pedagogical support.

eLearning Systems and Support: Team management

Dr Simon Collyer, the eLearning team Manager can be contacted at:

In his role as the eLearning team Manager, Simon is responsible for the University's central eLearning systems and support services. Simon also chairs the eLearning Operational Forum (ELOF) which facilitates collaboration between the various support groups and the faculties. ELOF reports to the Teaching and Learning Committee.

eLearning service enhancement: program management

Position currently vacant

This role is focussed on managing evaluations and implementations of new technology, including coordinating and delivering pilots, and integration into existing enterprise systems, managing Blackboard upgrades, maintenance and general service delivery improvements.

Learning Management System: administration and development

ITS staff perform all the major upgrades that deliver most of UQ's new functionality and develop building blocks and add-ins that enhance the way it works. They investigate issues escalated from eLearning Support, liaise with vendors. These system administrators are contactable through:


Faculty of Business, Economics and Law

Business, Economics and Law

UQ Business School

Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

Enhancing the Student Experience Team

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Health and Behavioural Sciences

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences 

School of Languages and Cultures

Faculty of Medicine

School of Medicine

School of Biomedical Sciences

School of Public Health

Faculty of Science

Faculty of Science