Upcoming Workshops

Next Session:
Mon, September 26, 2022
This workshop is designed to be practical and allow participants to learn about the ongoing development of their CV in the required Medical School format. This is especially helpful to those who plan to go up for promotion in the future. Following an overview of the new software system, we will ... more
Next Session:
Tue, September 27, 2022
Have you ever shrugged off your accomplishments, or had a colleague claim your accomplishments as their own? Have you backed off when interrupted, or when loudly confronted in a critical meeting? Hesitated to ask for a well-deserved promotion, or been denied one time and again? If you’re nodding ... more
Next Session:
Tue, October 04, 2022
This workshop is open to faculty and staff. 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, ... more
Next Session:
Tue, October 11, 2022
Stress First Aid (SFA) is a self-care and peer support model developed for those in high-stress professions. It is a framework to improve recovery from stress reactions by teaching emotional support strategies that help to address early signs of stress in an ongoing way (not just after "critical ... more
Next Session:
Thu, October 13, 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, October 20, 2022
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: Leadership Management Diversity Communication Conflict resolution ... more
Next Session:
Fri, October 21, 2022
This session is intended to provide information and resources to department, division, center, and administrative leaders who are charged with addressing and remediating unprofessional behavior among their faculty members. Policies, approaches, avenues, and resources available to enhance ... more
Next Session:
Tue, November 01, 2022 to Tue, November 08, 2022
This will be a two-day workshop on Crucial Conversations, held one week apart. Participants must attend both days. November 1 | 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. November 8 | 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. A crucial conversation is a discussion between two or more people where the stakes are high, opinions vary, and ... more
Next Session:
Thu, November 03, 2022
Whether crisis is in the world or within a team, compassionate leaders can acknowledge and respond to painful emotions and promote hope, collaboration, and healing. Participants will learn principles and practices for positive leadership during times of crisis and change. Informed by research and ... more
Next Session:
Wed, November 09, 2022
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 this workshop to learn more. Alanna ... more
Next Session:
Thu, November 10, 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:
Tue, December 06, 2022
This workshop is open to faculty and staff. 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, ... more
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:
Wed, January 25, 2023
Michigan Research Experts (MRE) is a searchable database of researcher interests and expertise from across the University of Michigan. It includes research profiles with publications, grants, clinical trials, and more. Workshop Objectives In this session, attendees will learn how to use MRE to: ... more
Next Session:
Tue, January 31, 2023
This workshop is open to faculty and staff. Training your interviewers is an important and often overlooked piece of a fair and effective hiring process. Well-trained interviewers protect your department from unintentional discrimination and ensure a process that results in better hires for your ... more
Next Session:
Wed, February 01, 2023
Do you feel depleted, disappointed, or even disengaged with your work life? Have you wondered when you’ll feel more connected to yourself and others? In this session, you’ll learn how to identify, break negative habits and maintain a positive workplace while navigating the effects of continuous ... more
Next Session:
Mon, February 06, 2023
This series is open to faculty and staff. Mindfulness techniques can help us connect to a place of inner calm and peace. In each session of this series, a different mindfulness topic will be introduced with an opportunity for practice and Q&A. Topics will include mindfulness of the body, ... more
Next Session:
Mon, February 13, 2023
This series is open to faculty and staff. Mindfulness techniques can help us connect to a place of inner calm and peace. In each session of this series, a different mindfulness topic will be introduced with an opportunity for practice and Q&A. Topics will include mindfulness of the body, ... more
Next Session:
Thu, February 16, 2023 to Thu, February 23, 2023
This is a 2-part workshop. Participants must attend both parts. February 16, 2023 | 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. February 23, 2023 | 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. This workshop will help you learn how to deal with bad behavior, disruptive colleagues, and difficult bosses or employees. You will learn a ... more
Next Session:
Mon, February 20, 2023
This series is open to faculty and staff. Mindfulness techniques can help us connect to a place of inner calm and peace. In each session of this series, a different mindfulness topic will be introduced with an opportunity for practice and Q&A. Topics will include mindfulness of the body, ... more
Next Session:
Mon, February 27, 2023
This series is open to faculty and staff. Mindfulness techniques can help us connect to a place of inner calm and peace. In each session of this series, a different mindfulness topic will be introduced with an opportunity for practice and Q&A. Topics will include mindfulness of the body, ... more