Career Development Resources

Resources to help you achieve successful career advancement.

Individual Consultation

The Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs is available for confidential meetings to discuss promotion, individual career goals, and/or any issues that arise that may impact career satisfaction.

Each faculty member will receive an invitation to meet after 6 months of employment to help you acclimate to Upstate, and after 3 years to focus on the promotion process. However, she is available at anytime.

Faculty Toolbox

A yearly 3-workshop series (February-May) to help the faculty develop important skills. Past series have focused on research (2009), education (2010), effective leadership (2011), communication (2012) and financial management (2013).

Faculty Educator Development Seminars

Instituted in 2000, knowledgeable presenters share their expertise on topics that will help participants improve their skills as educators and understanding of education-related issues. Seminars are held on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 12-1 PM in Room 318 Wsk Lib.

Presentations are also available online, at EDTalks.

Medical Education Journal Clubs

Instituted in 2009, these meetings provide a forum for discussion of published manuscripts relevant to medical education. The group meets on the third Monday of each month from 12- 1 PM in Room 9299 WHA (Doust Board Room).

Library Resource Guide

The Library Resource GuideExternal Icon gives you access to many interesting and varied publications and presentations to develop your skills as a medical educator.

AAMC Resources

SUNY Resources

The SUNY Center for Professional Development offers FREE workshops and seminars throughout the year.

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