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An essential guide to building and enhancing your faculty life.

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

This year all events will be online via Zoom. Link and password will be e-mailed to registrants.

Faculty Development Day is a one-day event that provides resources to build community and enhance faculty life at UCSF. We include plenary sessions, workshops, and informational resources that are relevant to faculty at all career stages.


2020 Schedule

MORNING SESSIONS: 9 a.m. to noon

9:00 to 9:15 a.m. Welcome
Hannah Glass, MD Chair of Faculty Development Day Subcommittee, and Brian Alldredge, PharmD, Vice Provost Academic Affairs

9:15 to 10:15 a.m. Faculty Advancement and Promotion
Gain knowledge about the similarities and differences among the faculty series at UCSF, the criteria for moving through the faculty ranks, and how to succeed at UCSF in all series and ranks.
Presenters:Brian Alldredge, PharmD; Renee Binder, MD; Jeffrey Critchfield, MD; Tom Kearney, PharmD;Catherine Waters, RN, PhD

10:15 to 10:30 a.m. Break

10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Faculty Compensation
Receive information about the academic salary structure (X, Y, & Z) and learn what benefits are covered under "X" and "Y." Presenter:
Emerald Light
, Assistant Vice Provost Academic Affairs

11:30 to 12:00 p.m. UCSF PRIDE Values
Renee Navarro, MD, PharmD
Vice Chancellor, Diversity and Outreach  

Noon to 1:00 p.m. Break

AFTERNOON SESSION 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

1:00 to 2:15 p.m. Tips for Faculty Success from Department Chairs 
Receive tips for discussing salary, funding, space, protected time, and other needs with your division chiefs, department chairs, and deans.
Presenters: Tejal Desai, PhD ; Christopher Hess, MD, PhD;Stephen McLeod, MD; Julie Ann Sosa, MD, MS, FACS

2:15-2:30 p.m. Break


CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS: 2:30 to 4:00p.m.

Managing Your Research Career – Behavioral, Clinical and Public Health Sciences Review strategies to enhancing your research career, including, staffing your research team, publishing your research, and balancing research with other academic demands (teaching and service).
Presenters: Mandana Khalili, MD; Gregory Marcus, MD, MAS; Nynikka Palmer, DrPH, MPH; Linda Park, PhD, MS

Managing Your Research Career – Basic and Translational Sciences
Learn about setting up and staffing a lab, balancing research with other academic pursuits (e.g., teaching and clinical service), doing basic research within a clinical departments.
Presenters: Seemay Chou, PhD; Peter Hunt, MD;Mercedes Paredes, MD, PhD

Achieving Success as a Clinician-Educator Faculty      
Learn tips to help guide successful advancement and discover methods to balance teaching, educational scholarship and clinical practice.
Presenters: Denise Connor, MD Angel Kuo, RN, MSN, PNP; Cindy Lai, MD; Conan Macdougall, PharmD;

Succeeding in Academia as a Health Sciences Clinical Faculty
When Your Primary Role is Focused on Providing Clinical Care         
Discuss strategies for succeeding in academia when your primary role is focused on providing clinical care.
Presenters: Erica Brode, MD; Paul Nadler, MD; Jennifer Perkins, DDS, MD; Sanjay Reddy, MD




If you have any questions, please call 415-502-0244 or contact Irené Merry at irene.merry@ucsf.edu