The UNC Bell Tower on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill October 6, 2016.Founded on enhancing research and scholarship toward excellence in teaching, we seek faculty who are committed to the teaching of medical students and residents. To accomplish these goals, we strive for the creation and design of new curricular materials and scholarly research within medical education and the willingness to implement new methodology and technology.

Acceptance to the Academy brings expectations of continued leadership in educational initiatives, and active participation in the goals of the Academy (minimum of four events for all types of membership.  Should a member be unable to meet these requirements, their membership will be considered suspended until the member is able to complete the required number of events per year (June 1 – May 31).  Additional requirements for membership will be determined by the council and voted on by membership.


The Academy of Educators selects new members annually.  Please review the various types of membership to see which criteria you meet before applying.