Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Faculty Affairs Office

Investigator Offers

Before you extend an offer to a candidate, a business plan, draft offer letter, and supporting documents must be approved by the FSM Dean's Office. The business plan and supporting documents are submitted electronically via this online database.  

Full-time Offers

Full-time Investigators receive some or all of their salary from FSM via a Northwestern University paycheck.  

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Academic Full-Time Offers

Investigators are "academic full-time" if their effort totals 100% and their salary is paid in full by one of FSM's approved affiliates: Lurie Children's Hospital, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, Stroger Hospital of Cook County or the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center. Academic full-time faculty do not receive salary support or a paycheck from FSM/Northwestern University.

Academic full-time faculty should be identified through a national search and hired into a search number obtained through the pre-search process. 

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