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Faculty Development Newsletter

Aug, 2013

Integrating Learning in the Foundational & Clinical Sciencesl

Friday, August 23 | 9:00 am - 11:30 am | Walther Hall (R3) Room 303/305

A key component of the curricular reform effort at IU is to enhance integration between the foundational and clinical sciences.  

In this hands-on workshop, Carol Nichols, PhD, Associate Professor of Cellular Biology and Anatomy at Georgia Regents University, will share approaches for incorporating innovative and active learning strategies within competency-based courses/curricula and for how the curricular reform process has affected faculty effort and student learning outcomes.

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Team Science Town Hall

Monday, September 9 | 8:00 am– 9:30 am | Walther Hall (R3) 303/305

Dr. Michelle Bennett, a national expert on collaboration in the sciences, will present this town hall meeting.  Dr. Bennett will share best practices within team science, as well as offer her own experiences.  She will answer faculty questions and offer suggestions for building and maintaining effective teams. 

Topics addressed will include

  • Developing agreements among scientific collaborators
  • Team science in the P&T process
  • How to evaluate individual members' contributions to team goals. 

Attendees are encouraged to peruse the NIH’s Team Science website prior to the presentation at http://teamscience.nih.gov.  

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New Faculty Events

IUSM New Faculty Luncheon & Welcome

Tuesday, August 13|11:30 AM – 4:00 PM | Hine Hall (University Place Hotel), President's Room

Faculty members hired in the past year are invited to attend the IU School of Medicine New Faculty Luncheon and IUPUI New Faculty Welcome on Tuesday, August 13.  Attendees will receive important information regarding promotion and tenure, faculty development, and campus resources. 

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IUPUI New Faculty Reception

Wednesday, September 11 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm | Location TBA

All faculty members hired in the past year are invited to attend the IU School of Medicine New Faculty Luncheon and IUPUI New Faculty Welcome on Tuesday, August 13.  Attendees will receive important information regarding promotion and tenure, faculty development, and campus resources. 

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