Career Development

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Career Development for faculty is the main charge of the Faculty Development Committee. This committee is responsible for providing faculty with opportunities to grow as professionals. This page outlines committee responsibilities as well as helpful tips and resources to prepare faculty for career advancement.

Current postings for Faculty positions in the Department of Pediatrics can be viewed here. For further information about any of these postings please contact Kathy Maddux.

Pediatrics Faculty Development Committee

The Faculty Development Committee meets four to six times a year to plan projects related to faculty development. Committee members oversee many of the specific activities and projects described in this site, including:

If you have an idea for a new project, or a specific problem or question related to the Faculty Development Program, please contact any of the faculty development committee members.

Career Development Resources

Individual Faculty Development Plans

In 2010 the PAS/APA produced a guideline document outlining the elements of an individual faculty development plan. This information may be useful for faculty in their own planning, or in preparation for meetings with their Mentoring Committee.

Format Your CV

The CV format requirements for the UNC School of Medicine have changed as of May 2014.  The updated CV policy can be viewed here. While several things are different, the main changes are to specify sections for newer forms of scholarship and the addition of separate sections for teaching, research, and service and engagement statements in place of the reflective statement.  If you are approaching review for promotion and would like assistance in converting your current CV to the new format, please contact Anna Martin at (919) 966-1505 or .   

Writing Help

Department of Pediatrics Faculty can obtain advice regarding writing style and technique or have manuscripts and grant proposals reviewed for feedback upon request. Please contact Sue Tolleson-Rinehart for further details.

Benefits

UNC Faculty Physicians has developed a new website for the Faculty Services Office to help you find information about supplemental benefits including details about benefits, claims filing instructions, forms, insurance certificates as well as an FAQ, news, and our contact information.

This site is private, and only accessible to our members. Everyone must sign in with an onyen to access the site.

The following is the link to the website: https://www.med.unc.edu/fso. If you have trouble logging in, please contact Katie O’Brien at katie_obrien@med.unc.edu or 919-843-3989.