Career Development & Promotion

Emeritus Readiness Reception

3 pm, September 29, 2017

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 reception to learn more from Carol Bradford, MD, MS, Executive Vice Dean for Academic Affairs, and our panelists: 


ADVANCE Book Discussion: "Drop the Ball: Achieving More by Doing Less" by Tiffany Dufu

8 am, November 27, 2017

The UM Medical School Faculty Development Office and the ADVANCE Program invite Medical School faculty members to a discussion of:

Drop the Ball:  Achieving More by Doing Less by Tiffany Dufu

Monday, February 5, 2018

A bold and inspiring memoir and manifesto from a renowned voice in the women's leadership movement who shows women how to cultivate the single skill they really need in order to thrive: the ability to let go.

Faculty Planning for Retirement Benefits Workshop

4 pm, April 06, 2018

Do you need help planning for your retirement?

Alanna Troup, Benefits Administrator Intermediate, from the U-M Human Resources Benefits Office will present on topics for faculty such as retirement eligibility, benefits in retirement, retiree contributions to health care, phased retirement and retirement furloughs, and additional U-M benefits in retirement. 

Q & A session will follow. 

Early Career Kickstart: Clinical Track

10 am, May 07, 2018

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.  Other topics will include: mentoring, medical education, giving feedback, and self-care.  Established clinical track faculty will share their stories around their career trajectories including milestones and stumbling blocks to avoid.