Programs and Workshops

The career development programs offered through the Office of Faculty Professional Development, Diversity and Inclusion aim to provide CUIMC faculty with the tools and resources they need to further advance their careers at CUIMC. Our workshops and lectures cover topics such as:

  • New faculty orientation
  • Leadership and management
  • Strategies for success at CUIMC
  • NIH workshops
  • Mentoring
  • Balancing work & life
  • Educator development
  • Research team management
  • Negotiation and conflict management
  • CV writing
  • Diversity and inclusion workshops
  • and special lectures

Upcoming Programs

VP&S New Faculty Orientation

This program is offered by the Office of the SrVP for Faculty Affairs and Career Development at CUIMC for faculty members new to VP&S, and provides an overview of various resources available to support the success of faculty at VP&S, as well as essentials on advancement, professional development, compliance and more.

September 13, 2019, 8:45 a.m.-1 p.m., VEC 401

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The CUIMC Leadership and Managment Program for Faculty

This four-day program is designed for faculty who currently have leadership/management responsibilities or who wish to include these in their career goals. It helps participants develop the knowledge and skills necessary for current and future leadership positions in the academic health sciences by utilizing active learning methods, including case studies, discussion and the development of a personal project.

  • Friday, October 4, 2019: Leadership and Organizational Change
  • Friday, October 18, 2019: Negotiation and Conflict Management
  • Friday, October 25, 2019: Self-Management and Leadership
  • Friday, November 8, 2019: Leading High Performance, Diverse Teams
  • A follow-up session will be scheduled.

Applications are due by noon on Monday, September 16, 2019. 

Please contact Clara Lapiner for more information:

Columbia University and Work/Life Demands

The Office of Work/Life promotes the University's commitment to a working and learning environment supportive of its affiliates in their pursuit of productive and fulfilling professional and personal lives. Policies, benefits, services and programs available to help faculty achieve work/life balance will be discussed.

October 7, 2019, 12-1:30 p.m., Neurological Institute Auditorium

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