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Information for Faculty & Staff

We are fortunate to have such a wide breadth of talent at UC San Diego School of Medicine. Integral to our mission is supporting current leaders and identifying opportunities for personal growth and enhancement through 360-degree evaluations. Further development of our faculty educators, scientists and physicians will ultimately elevate the experience of our students, improve patient care and strengthen our research enterprise.

Continuing Professional Development

We host and offer oppportunities for those in the medical field to maintain competence and learn about new and developing areas in specific medical fields. 

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Simulation Training Center

The Simulation Training Center (STC) supports professional development and patient safety by providing opportunities for the learning and practice of procedural skills with the use of high-fidelity patient simulators (manikins), and partial task trainers. 

About STC

Dean's Office

Steven Garfin, MD, is interim dean of University of California San Diego School of Medicine. In this role, he directs the school's educational mission, including the evolution of its curriculum, and provides oversight for all academic and clinical departments and research units. 

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Information Technology Services

IT Services provides technology solutions that support UC San Diego’s learning, teaching and research objectives

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Faculty Affairs

The Office of Faculty Affairs (OFA) facilitates faculty career success and growth through professional development activities, mentorship and leadership training. 

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Academic Affairs

The Vice Chancellor Health Sciences Academic Affairs is dedicated to furthering the Health Sciences academic mission through ensuring faculty success.

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New Elective Courses

School of Medicine faculty may propose new pre-clinical and clinical electives for review by the Electives Committee.

Process to Propose a New Elective

Faculty Recruitment

Search AP On-Line (APOL) and apply for an academic position at UC San Diego or manage the applications in your portfolio.

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Pulse is the UC San Diego Health Intranet site filled with important news, updates and resources.

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Room Scheduling

Room scheduling is now managed by the Division of Medical Education's business office. Online room scheduling is available for spaces in School of Medicine, Jacobs Medical Center in La Jolla and UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest.

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