Brainstorming about Faculty Affairs

Welcome to the Office of Faculty Affairs

​​​​​​​​​​The Office of Faculty Affairs (OFA) facilitates faculty career success and growth through professional development activities, leadership training, and mentorship. OFA analyzes faculty data to promote evidence-based decision making for programs and initiatives for the recruitment and retention of an engaged diverse faculty.

Office Overview

Overview of all OFA activities and OFA sponsored resources are listed in the HS OFA Brouchure *update coming soon

New Study by OFA

This new study, published in July 2016, describes the effort to better understand and improve climate concerns among Health Sciences faculty at UC San Diego.
Acad Psych _ Culture of Academic Medicine.pdf

UC San Diego Resources

  • Important resources from General Campus and Health Sciences, please click here.

  • The UC San DIego Health Sciences Healer Education Assessment and Referral (HEAR) Program was created to offer confidential support and resources to those in need, learn more here

IN THE NEWS

  • New Tweet about Jean M. Twenge, Author of Generation Me See Tweet here
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  • How to avoid bias in reference writing.  Think your letters are not biased? Think again. Explore this great pictogram from U of AZ.
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Annual Activities

OFA coordinates & supports various activities throughout the year. A list of programs, application deadlines and funding opportunities are shown below.

Academic Year 2017-2018

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September

OFA Annual Workshop announcement sent to all HS faculty.

Save-the-Date for NCLAM applications send to eligible faculty.
 
AAMC is accepting applications for the AAMC Mid-Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar.
 
September 14, 2017
New Faculty Orientation 
5:00 - 6:30PM
Leichtag Research Building, Room 107
RSVP

October

NOW accepting NCLAM applications.

Accepting funding applications for the AAMC Mid-Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar.

October 10, 2017
Getting Promoted for Mid-Career Faculty  
5:00 - 6:30PM
Leichtag Research Building, Room 107


October 19, 2017
Fidelity: Financial Education for UC San Diego Health Faculty
5:00 - 6:30PM 
Medical Teaching Facility, Room 143

National Center for Academic Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD) accepting applications. Academic Senate and Non-Senate Instructional faculty are eligible to apply.

November

Annual Campus Lighting Review Walks ~ Call for Health Sciences faculty to air concerns, comments, and/or questions regarding safety and lighting on the School of Medicine Campus

November 9, 2017 
Women in Health Sciences Fall Reception
Family-Flexible Policies to Enhance Academic Careers in Health Sciences
5:00 - 7:30PM
Ida and Cecil Faculty Club - Atkinson Pavilion

RSVP

December

Annual Lighting Survey Walk announcement sent to all Health Sciences Faculty

2017 OFA Workshops and Special Events for Health Faculty announcement sent through HS faculty list serve.

January

2018 Workshops and Special Events for Health Faculty reminder sent through HS faculty list serve.

January 23, 2018

Getting Promoted for Junior Faculty
5:00 - 6:30PM 
Leichtag Research Building, Room 107
RSVP

February

AAMC is accepting applications for the AAMC Early Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar

February 22, 2018

Hiring Staff in Academic Medicine
5:00 - 6:30PM
Leichtag Research Building, Room 107
RSVP

March

AAMC The Early Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminar Application 

March 21, 2018

UC Retirement for Health Sciences Faulty
5:00 - 6:30PM
Leichtag Research Building, Room 107
RSVP

April

AAMC is accepting applications for AAMC Mid-Career Minority Faculty Professional Development Seminar. 

April 26, 2018

​UC Compensation: The ABCs of XYZ  
5:00 - 6:30PM 
SOM-Campus TBA
RSVP

May

VCHS now accepting applications for support to attend the AAMC Early Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar.

May 10, 2018 ​

6th Annual Celebration of UC San Diego Health Sciences New Women Faculty
5:00 - 8:00PM
Ida and Cecil Faculty Club
RSVP

June

AAMC Early Career Minority Professional Development Seminar registration opens

Accepting funding applications to attend the AAMC Early Career Minority Professional Development Seminar

Workshop Calendar

OFA sponsored workshops are open to all Health Sciences faculty.  

17-18 Workshops and Special Events for Health Sciences Faculty.pdf

September 14, 2017
New HS Faculty Orientation 
5:00 - 6:30PM
Leichtag Research Building, Room 107
RSVP

October 10, 2017
Getting Promoted for Mid-Career HS Faculty  
5:00 - 6:30PM
Leichtag Research Building, Room 107

October 19, 2017
Fidelity | Explore Your Retirement Benefits & Fidelity Options
5:00 - 6:30PM 
Medical Teaching Facility, Room 143
RSVP

November 9, 2017 
Women in Health Sciences Fall Reception
Family-Flexible Policies to Enhance Academic Careers in Health Sciences
5:00 - 7:30PM
Ida and Cecil Faculty Club - Atkinson Pavilion

RSVP

Getting Promoted for Junior HS Faculty
5:00 - 6:30PM 
Leichtag Research Building, Room 107
RSVP

Hiring Staff in Academic Medicine
5:00 - 6:30PM
Leichtag Research Building, Room 107
RSVP

March 7, 2018

Millennials and iGen: Understanding and Managing the Generational Divide 
5:00 - 7:00PM
Medical Education and Telemedicine Building, Lower Auditorium
RSVP

March 21, 2018

UC Retirement for Health Sciences Faulty
5:00 - 6:30PM
Leichtag Research Building, Room 107
RSVP

April 26, 2018

​UC San Diego Compensation: The ABCs of XYZ 
5:00 - 6:30PM
Leichtag Research Building, Room 107
RSVP

May 10, 2018 ​

6th Annual Celebration of UC San Diego Health Sciences New Women Faculty
5:00 - 8:00PM
Ida and Cecil Faculty Club
RSVP

June 14, 2018 ​

Women in Health Sciences Trans-Career Spring Event
TBA