Staff development

POD development guides

People and Organisational Development

The University via People and Organisational Development (POD) provides a varied programme of training to support the professional development of postdoctoral researchers. 

Human Resources

Human Resources look after the relationship between staff members and the University. The team supports professional goals and development of staff, and also wellbeing at work. They also manage employment policies and conditions, staff recruitment and induction, benefits, salaries and much more.

"Your benefit choices" is a new document sent to all new employees at the University of Birmingham.


 Vitae provides support and advice to research staff across the UK