Faculty workshop: Early career kickstart for research faculty
These biannual sessions are intended as a follow-up to the monthly new faculty orientation. Orientation gave faculty the information to get started at Michigan. In this session, there will be a specific focus on expectations for advancement and career planning within the research track.
Other topics will include: funding and grant resources, setting up a lab, hiring in the lab, research regulations and mentoring. Established research track faculty will share their stories around their career trajectories including milestones and stumbling blocks to avoid.
Intended audience: Medical school research track faculty (and clinical lecturers who are interested in the research track) who have been at the organization for at least 3-6 months
Why: Introduction to numerous resources that will further support faculty’s development
- Faculty development
- Medical school and promotion overview with focus on research track
- Regulatory affairs
- Procurement: Setting up your lab
- Funding and grant resources
- An introduction to the Central Bioreppository
- Lunch and networking
- Hiring the best and providing a good start
Date: Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020
Time: 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. (Breakfast and lunch provided)
Location: BSRB Seminar Rooms, first floor
This workshop is hosted by the Office of Faculty Development and is intended for faculty. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend this workshop or have questions about accessibility, please contact us at UMMS-Faculty-Development@med.umich.edu 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; therefore, letting us know at least 2 weeks in advance is much appreciated.