Career Development Resources
Resources to help you achieve successful career advancement.
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.
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 Guide gives you access to many interesting and varied publications and presentations to develop your skills as a medical educator.
The SUNY Center for Professional Development offers FREE workshops and seminars throughout the year.
For more information and to register, visit: suny.edu/sunytrainingcenter/