Upcoming Workshops

Next Session:
Thu, September 24, 2020
These biannual sessions are intended as a follow-up to the monthly New Faculty Orientation. Orientation gave you the information to get you started at Michigan. In this session, there will be specific focus on expectations for advancement and career planning within the research track. Other topics ... more
Next Session:
Mon, September 28, 2020
How common is identity theft? Even if you haven’t been victimized, when you hear news of another significant data breach or a friend tells you a story of an ID theft issue, you may wonder if you’re next - or if it’s something you need to worry about at all. An estimated 17 million Americans were ... more
Next Session:
Wed, September 30, 2020
This session will cover the most prominent citation metrics that junior faculty should be aware of, including H-Index, Journal Impact Factor, and alternative metrics. It will introduce tools available at U-M for accessing metrics and creating simple visualizations to support your impact statements ... more
Next Session:
Mon, October 12, 2020
Learning mindfulness methods is a great tool for those wanting to connect to a place of inner peace and calm. In these sessions, we will discuss mindfulness techniques and apply them with a 20-minute guided meditation. Each one will address a different skill but are also stand alone. Appropriate ... more
Next Session:
Tue, October 13, 2020 to Fri, October 16, 2020
Innovation, Creativity, and Adaptability in Medical Education The Symposium is a week for faculty to focus on techniques and strategies that can improve student and trainee engagement as well as their effectiveness as teachers. The complexity, instability, and uncertainty of our academic and ... more
Next Session:
Wed, October 14, 2020
These small group sessions will discuss promotion requirements by track and rank and limited to 5 faculty per session. You will need to submit your CV in MCV format prior to the session. These workshops are open to Research Track Faculty only. Additional details to follow upon registration. October ... more
Next Session:
Tue, October 20, 2020
No matter your age, planning for your retirement is important at every stage of your career. 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 “The Golden Years” series to learn ... more
Next Session:
Thu, October 22, 2020
This workshop will help investigators at all levels use tools for identifying federal, state, and foundation funding. Topics covered will include efficient searching of funding databases and setting up alerts to track opportunities. This workshop will be interactive and participants will be ... more
Next Session:
Fri, October 23, 2020
These biannual sessions are intended as a follow-up to the monthly New Faculty Orientation. Orientation gave you the information to get you started at Michigan. In this session, there will be specific focus on expectations for advancement and career planning within the instructional track. Other ... more
Next Session:
Tue, October 27, 2020
This 1-day workshop is designed to assist faculty in developing the essential leadership and management skills necessary to run a lab, start a program, or manage a center or division. This workshop will highlight topics such as: Hiring Leadership Management Diversity Communication Conflict ... more
Next Session:
Wed, October 28, 2020
Becoming a Mindful Provider - Incorporating Mindful Awareness into clinical practice and personal life *Please note that registering for this workshop requires committing to the full day (9 a.m. - 4 p.m.)* In this course, physicians will be introduced to the concept of Mindful Awareness and learn ... more
Next Session:
Wed, October 28, 2020
These small group sessions will discuss promotion requirements by track and rank and limited to 5 faculty per session. You will need to submit your CV in MCV format prior to the session. These workshops are open to Research Track Faculty only. Additional details to follow upon registration. October ... more
Next Session:
Mon, November 02, 2020
In 2018, 1 in 8 Americans struggled with food insecurity, including nearly 11 million children. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, more than 54 million Americans, or close to 1 in 6 may face food insecurity in 2020. Food insecurity can negatively affect health regardless of age, gender, ... more
Next Session:
Wed, November 04, 2020
These small group sessions will discuss promotion requirements by track and rank and limited to 5 faculty per session. You will need to submit your CV in MCV format prior to the session. These workshops are open to Research Track Faculty only. Additional details to follow upon registration. October ... more
Next Session:
Mon, November 09, 2020 to Thu, December 10, 2020
Most people will tell you that racism is all about hatred and ignorance. In How to Be an Antiracist, Ibram X. Kendi's follow-up to his National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning, he explains that racism is ultimately structural. Racism directs attention away from harmful, inequitable ... more
Next Session:
Mon, November 09, 2020
Learning mindfulness methods is a great tool for those wanting to connect to a place of inner peace and calm. In these sessions, we will discuss mindfulness techniques and apply them with a 20-minute guided meditation. Each one will address a different skill but are also stand alone. Appropriate ... more
Next Session:
Tue, November 10, 2020
Strategic Planning means being intentional about achieving outcomes to advance the mission of a key project or program. In this workshop, we will show you how to have all voices heard as you build a strategic plan for your research team, division, quality improvement initiative, etc. Conventional ... more
Next Session:
Wed, November 11, 2020
No matter your age, planning for your retirement is important at every stage of your career. 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 “The Golden Years” series to learn ... more
Next Session:
Thu, November 12, 2020
Incivility is prevalent in organizations, and it’s getting worse. The costs of incivility are rising, too. Christine Porath will discuss the varied ways incivility wrecks performance and robs the bottom line. In this interactive workshop, she will explain what civility buys you—and what you can ... more
Next Session:
Thu, November 12, 2020
Incivility is prevalent in organizations, and it’s getting worse. The costs of incivility are rising, too. Christine Porath will discuss the varied ways incivility wrecks performance and robs the bottom line. In this interactive workshop, she will explain what civility buys you—and what you can ... more
Next Session:
Thu, November 12, 2020
Incivility is prevalent in organizations, and it’s getting worse. The costs of incivility are rising, too. Christine Porath will discuss the varied ways incivility wrecks performance and robs the bottom line. In this interactive workshop, she will explain what civility buys you—and what you can ... more
Next Session:
Mon, November 16, 2020
These quarterly sessions are intended as a follow-up to the monthly New Faculty Orientation. Orientation gave you the information to get you started at Michigan. In this session, there will be specific focus on expectations for advancement and career planning within the clinical track pathways. ... more
Next Session:
Wed, November 18, 2020
These small group sessions will discuss promotion requirements by track and rank and limited to 5 faculty per session. You will need to submit your CV in MCV format prior to the session. These workshops are open to Research Track Faculty only. Additional details to follow upon registration. October ... more
Next Session:
Wed, December 02, 2020
These small group sessions will discuss promotion requirements by track and rank and limited to 5 faculty per session. You will need to submit your CV in MCV format prior to the session. These workshops are open to Research Track Faculty only. Additional details to follow upon registration. October ... more
Next Session:
Wed, December 09, 2020
These small group sessions will discuss promotion requirements by track and rank and limited to 5 faculty per session. You will need to submit your CV in MCV format prior to the session. These workshops are open to Research Track Faculty only. Additional details to follow upon registration. October ... more