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Faculty Development

Our Mission

To build and sustain faculty vitality and development through the implementation of educational and professional activities that advance the academic missions of teaching, research and clinical care. 

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Upcoming Workshops & Seminars

Please check back for updated information on our workshops, you can contact the office directly at 276-3782

Wellness Series

Sponsored by: The Office for Faculty Development and the Medical Faculty and Clinician Wellness Program.

We are excited to present the new Wellness Series.  Please click here to learn more about the program that our dedicated faculty have developed to drive  physician wellness and high quality healthcare.  

Other Faculty Development Initiatives

Technology in Health Professions Education (TiHPE)

Workshops are for educators who are interested in the application of today’s technology to enhance learning. Past TiHPE series focused on the effective use of iPad technology for teaching and learning, and on online learning. These series of workshops are co-sponsored with the Edward G. Miner Library, the School of Nursing, the University of Rochester Office for Online Learning, and the Warner School of Education.

Academic Core Curriculum for Junior Faculty (ACCJF)

This week-long course is designed to help Senior Instructors and Assistant Professors identify the skills they need for more successful career advancement.  Course content includes career planning, research design and funding, and academic writing.  This course is co-sponsored with the Clinical and Translational Science Institute.

Junior Faculty Biomedical Research Association (JFBRA)

The Junior Faculty Biomedical Research Association is an academic peer group designed to serve the unique need of early-stage Ph.D. and M.D. faculty to promote success in scientific discovery, funding, publications, mentoring, teaching and service to the University of Rochester community.  JFBRA is co-directed by Michael (Rusty) Elliott, PhD and Michelle Janelsins, PhD, MPH  Meetings include discussion groups, interactive presentations, and structured networking sessions.

To RSVP for any faculty development events or to be added to the email listserv for faculty development news, please contact:

The Office for Faculty Development at 276-3782