Keynote speakers announced for 2017 Faculty Development Symposium

September 22, 2017  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

Please join the Office of Faculty Development to hear from keynote speakers and take part in discussions invaluable to faculty development at its 2017 symposium. 

  • Discover how LSA’s National Center for Institutional Diversity (NCID) is helping to enhance diversity in higher education and society from Dr. Tabbye Chavous, director of NCID and a professor of education and professor of psychology.  
  • Hear how the Mayo Clinic is tackling physician burnout from Dr. Lotte Dyrbye, associate director of the Department of Medicine Program on Physician Well-Being at the Mayo Clinic.
  • Learn how leadership communication can transform your workplace from Dr. Wolfgang Stehr, division chief of pediatric surgery at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland. 

After the symposium, enjoy a networking lunch to mingle with your colleagues and our speakers. 

Date: Thursday, Oct. 26

Time: 7:30 a.m. – noon

Location: BSRB Seminar Rooms, first floor

Space is limited; register today!

This workshop is hosted by the Office of Faculty Development, and is open to faculty only. Questions? Contact Jordan Wright at

If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend this workshop, or have questions about accessibility, please contact Jordan Wright at or 734-764-2574. Please also let us know if you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies. Advance notice is necessary as some accommodations may require more time for the University to arrange so letting us know at least 2 weeks in advance is much appreciated.