Faculty Career Development

Our Mission

  • 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.

Our Objectives

  • 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.

Learn More

New Faculty Orientation: How to get started at U-M →

Skill Development: Research, grantwriting, mentorship and more →

2019 Faculty Development Catalog →

Upcoming Workshops

Next Session:
Wed, May 29, 2019
Performance Management at Michigan Medicine is a workshop recommended for anyone who conducts performance evaluations. This workshop will be most beneficial for those who are relatively new to this process or new to supervising team members. Goals of the session include: Understanding FY19 ... more
Next Session:
Thu, May 30, 2019 to Thu, June 27, 2019
This workshop is a two-part course. May/June 2019 Dates: Thursday, May 30th and Thursday, June 27th, 8am - 12pm. **Plan to attend both half-days, and to spend an additional half day between sessions working independently on your problem. About : When it comes to diagnosing and treating their ... more
Next Session:
Wed, June 05, 2019
In this highly interactive workshop, we’ll explore the research and practice behind ways to enhance skills as a mentor, in both the official and unofficial sense of the term. This includes exploring influence in the context of productive relationships, a variety of power and influence dynamics and ... more
Next Session:
Thu, June 06, 2019
This workshop is focused on developing an understanding of how health professionals communicate, and how workflow and clinical activities often contribute to missed communication opportunities, with implications for patient safety. Facilitators: Milisa Manojlovich, PhD, RN – Professor, Department ... more
Next Session:
Thu, June 06, 2019
Performance Management at Michigan Medicine is a workshop recommended for anyone who conducts performance evaluations. This workshop will be most beneficial for those who are relatively new to this process or new to supervising team members. Goals of the session include: Understanding FY19 ... more