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 →

Resources: Research, grantwriting, mentorship and more →

Upcoming Workshops

Next Session:
Thu, December 08, 2022
The Office of Faculty Affairs & Faculty Development and the Medical School Office of Research have launched a Research Faculty Seminar Series (RFSS). The RFSS provides a platform to disseminate scientific findings, facilitate networking, and provide resources for research track faculty. Please ... more
Next Session:
Thu, January 05, 2023
Do you keep putting off your writing and waiting for large blocks of uninterrupted time to get it done? Do you regularly engage in procrastination and avoidance when it comes to your writing projects? Have you ever wondered why it is that you really want to write, but just don’t do it until there’s ... more
Next Session:
Tue, January 10, 2023
We know good research writing when we see it. Skillful research writers understand their readers, guiding them through their texts so that the intended meaning is clear and reading is almost effortless. How do they do this? We may think that clarity is a matter of grammatical accuracy, but this is ... more
Next Session:
Tue, January 17, 2023
In this workshop, you will learn what burnout and well-being at work means, understand ways Michigan Medicine is addressing it, and connect to effective well-being leadership and communications tips. Workshop Objectives Define burnout and a framework for well-being at work Understand ways Michigan ... more
Next Session:
Mon, January 23, 2023 to Tue, February 28, 2023
About the Program This program is an accelerated 4-day immersive learning experience that draws on the participant’s 360° assessment of leadership competencies and skills. Leadership Academy focuses on the development of Michigan Medicine and University of Michigan Campus leaders. The mission of ... more