Welcome to the Office of Faculty and Academic Affairs!

What we do: 
  • Encourage professional and career advancement of faculty

  • Conduct New Faculty Orientation

  • Facilitate faculty mentoring

  • Oversee the process of Faculty Evaluation

  • Assist with recruitment, appointment, and promotion of a diverse faculty

  • Support the work of the Committee on Appointments and Promotions (CAP)

  • Organize programs to foster career development and hone professional skills

​In the News

Now accepting applications for the AAMC Minority Faculty Leadership Development Seminar!
The Office of Faculty and Academic Affairs is now accepting applications to provide support for ONE GUMC minority faculty member to attend the AAMC Minority Faculty Leadership Development Seminar (registration, travel, meals and accomodations covered).

Application Requirements and Process

  • Requirements: 
    • Rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor
    • Identify as underrepresented population in medicine by AAMC definition
    • Submit application by application deadline (July 14, 2017) to Dr. Priscilla Furth, Associate Dean of Faculty Development (paf3@georgetown.edu)
  • Process
    • Application: Submit a digital copy of your CV/Biosketch, and a 1 page letter of interest
    • Committee of previous participants will review and make reccomendation to EVP office
    • You will be notfied if you are chosen by July 26th to provide you with one week to complete your AAMC application by the early bird deadline (August 2, 2017) for submission and review by the AAMC.  The AAMC will then notify you of their decision.

About the Program
September 7 - 10
Orlando, Florida

The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) popular Minority Faculty Leadership Development Seminar is designed for junior faculty (MD, D/PhDs, and PhDs) who aspire to leadership positions in academic medicine.  You can see the full agenda here.

If you have any questions, please email Dr. Priscilla Furth at paf3@georgetown.edu.

June 2017
On June 14, 2017, the Office of Faculty and Academic Affairs hosted a presentation on Appointments, Promotions, and Mentoring specifically for the Clinician and Biomedical Tracks.  If you were not able to attend, you can view our full presentation here. The presentation includes important information about tracks, and also about the programs and resources available to help shape your career.  Please feel free to reach out to our Office regarding any of the material in the presentation.