Faculty Career Development
The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine creates an environment where faculty can make their own path. This site highlights the programs, services and resources available to assist faculty as they develop their career. For campuswide resources, visit our directory; for Faculty Affairs Office–sponsored opportunities, browse below.
NU-LEAPIn our Leadership Education Advancement Program (NU-LEAP), faculty develop as a cohort of emerging leaders who can draw on each other to leverage opportunities and solve problems as mentors, investigators and practitioners.
Our Actionable Initiatives for Mentoring Excellent & Scholarship program NU-AIMES) strives to create a culture of mentoring. Through our efforts, we will help faculty grow and excel in their chosen domains of excellence.
Grant Writing Coaching Groups
These groups provide real-time feedback to junior faculty as they work to complete NIH proposals.
NIH Peer Review Program
Junior faculty can have their completed proposals pre-reviewed by faculty in their fields who are experienced NIH reviewers.
Navigating the Research Enterprise
This annual seminar series focuses on helping early-career scientists develop key skills.