Promoting Educational Scholarship

February 5, 2018

The Academy of Educators (AOE) kicked off their 2018 faculty development workshop series featuring Dr. Joanne M. Jordan, MD, Vice Dean of Faculty Affairs and Leadership Development, who discussed getting promoted on the Educational Scholarship Track. The workshop helped outline differences between fixed term teaching and educational scholarship tenure tracks, illuminated the type of published research that would qualify as educational scholarship, and featured teaching portfolio components with examples. The lecture capture and slides from the workshop can be found here. One attendee shared: “Being brand new faculty, this was helpful to jump start my thinking about what I need to do … Continued


January Community Conversation Rescheduled for 1/25 @ 4:30 PM ET

January 18, 2018

Due to the weather, our January Community Conversation has been rescheduled for next Thursday, January 25, 2018 from 4:30 – 5:30 PM ET in MacNider 321. We hope to see you there!


Academy of Educators Winter Bulletin

January 2, 2018

The Academy of Educators emailed a Winter Bulletin on December 20th. Make sure to check your email for aoe@med.unc.edu in case you missed it. One of the highlights included a 5-minute needs assessment to be completed before the January 18 tri-annual Community Conversation.


Faculty Development Workshop: Mentoring Junior Faculty

November 28, 2017

Thank you to Dr. Susan Girdler, PhD & Dr. Cristin Colford, MD for leading our November Faculty Development Workshop: Mentoring Junior Faculty. 100% of attendees found the workshop to be a valuable use of their time! Check out this infographic to see more workshop insights and access resources in case you weren’t able to make it.