Faculty Career Development
- To support faculty skill acquisition in teaching, research, and leadership as well as navigating the complex organizational structures in which they practice.
- To maintain high levels of faculty satisfaction with their professional experience at the Medical School.
- To improve faculty members' ability to achieve success in their careers while increasing their satisfaction with their professional experience at the University of Michigan.
- To advance the recruitment and retention of high-quality faculty members by the Medical School.
New Faculty Orientation: How to get started at U-M →
Faculty Development Catalog: See our 2017 offerings →
Skill Development: Research, grantwriting, mentorship and more →
Promotions: Find packet requirements and understand the process →
Thu, February 22, 2018
This workshop covers writing grant proposals for all types of grants, including NIH, NSF, and foundations. It is co-sponsored by the Office of Research and is presented by Jill Jividen, PhD. During the last 30 minutes of the presentation, the following panel of successful researchers will discuss ... more
Thu, March 01, 2018
This reception that was cancelled in December due to weather has been rescheduled; we hope you can join us! Whether you are near retirement, considering it in the future, or are simply curious about what retirement could look like for you as a faculty member, please join us for a discussion and ... more
Mon, March 05, 2018
Many clinicians are interested in doing research, but not necessarily as their primary career aspiration. It is often difficult for faculty on the Clinical Track to get dedicated time for research, especially in the absence of grants, which are becoming increasingly harder to get. Join us for this ... more
Fri, March 09, 2018
The Medical School STRIDE Committee provides information and advice about practices that will maximize the likelihood that diverse, well-qualified candidates for faculty, fellowship and residency positions will be identified, and, if selected for offers, recruited to the University of Michigan. The ... more
Mon, March 12, 2018
These quarterly sessions are intended as a follow-up to the monthly New Faculty Orientation. Orientation gave you the information you needed on your first day. In this session, there will be specific focus on expectations for advancement and career planning. Other faculty will share their stories ... more