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Staff Development

Useful Acronyms

Below is a table of useful acronyms

About Higher EducationAbout SOAS UniversitySOAS Departments
HE Higher EducationVS Vernon SquareA&H Arts and Humanities
QAA Quality Assurance AgencyRS Russell SquareL&C Languages and Cultures
HEA Higher Education AcademyBG Brunei GalleryL&SS Law and Social Sciences
IA Institutional AuditFB Faber BuildingHR Human Resources
DAPs Degree Awarding PowersGS Gordon SquareSD Staff Development
NSS National Student SurveyPGT Postgraduate TaughtREO Research and Enterprise Office
UCU Universities and Colleges UnionPGR Postgraduate ResearchLIS Library and Information Services
OIA Office of the Independent AdjudicatorSCR Staff Common RoomDARO Development and Alumni Relations Office
HESA Higher Education Statistics AgencySDR Staff Development ReviewMPPD Marketing Publications and Print Department
AUA Association of University AdministratorsULU University of London UnionADD / LTU Academic Development Directorate / Learning and Teaching Unit
HEFCE Higher Education Funding Council for EnglandEB Executive BoardIFCELS International Foundation Courses and English Language Studies
1994 GroupBLE Bloomsbury Learning Environment (Blackboard)CeFiMS Centre for Financial and Management Studies
RAE / REF Research Assessment Exercise / Research Excellence FrameworkTBC The Bloomsbury Colleges (Birkbeck, London School of Hygiene, Institute of Education, School of Pharmacy, Royal Veterinary College)DeFiMS Department of Financial and Management Studies