Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Affairs Office

For Faculty

As faculty, you are the single most important resource of the medical school. The quality and success of the institution depend upon the intellectual environment created by an outstanding faculty and your continuing commitment to our academic mission. The Faculty Affairs Office maintains information and resources for faculty regarding appointments, policies, promotion and tenure. For more information about the processes and policies that impact faculty life, please use the links below.


Understand your faculty appointment, which sets expectations for your career at Feinberg.


Promotion & Tenure Guidelines

Obtain resources to help you navigate the process.


Manage Your Career

Find services and resources that encourage growth and success in a number of career areas.
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Organizations & Committees

Find out more about the Faculty Affairs Office’s related offices and committees.
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Faculty Wellness Program

The Faculty Wellness Program within the Feinberg Office of Faculty Affairs connects medical school faculty with a variety of resources for stress management, mental health care, substance abuse assistance and more.

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