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Promotion & Tenure 101: Personal Statement 

February 7, 2018 

Speaker: Dr. Linda Roth, Assistant Dean Emerita for Faculty Affairs and Professional Development.

The presentation provided advice about how to create a compelling and effective personal statement for Promotion and Tenure.

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Promotion & Tenure 101: Preparing an Effective CV 

January 30, 2018

Speaker: Virginia Delaney-Black, Vice Dean of Faculty Affairs for the School of Medicine.

The presentation provided an overview of the content and format of an effective CV. 

Please join us for our next session P & T 101: Personal Statement on Wednesday, February 7th. For more information please click here .

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Promotion & Tenure 101: Introduction

January 16, 2018

Speaker: Virginia Delaney-Black, Vice Dean of Faculty Affairs for the School of Medicine.

The presentation provided an overview of the faculty Promotion and Tenure process from the department through university levels.

Please join us for our next session P & T 101: Preparing an Effective CV on Tuesday, January 30th. For more information please click here

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Promotion & Tenure 101 series: Documenting your Teaching workshop (Includes Obtaining SET Scores)

April 4, 2017

Teaching is an essential component of faculty work, and documenting your teaching effectively is essential for the process of Promotion and Tenure and Annual Review, as well as for reflecting upon and improving your teaching. In this session, participants will review the requirements for documenting teaching, observe examples of how to document a variety of types of teaching, and have the opportunity to ask questions and discuss teaching documentation with the presenter and fellow participants.

Speakers: Dr. Linda Roth, Assistant Dean Emerita for Faculty Affairs and Professional Development, and Charlene Brain, Senior Faculty Affairs Specialist.

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Promotion & Tenure 101 series: Personal Statement workshop

January 31, 2017

Your personal statement is a map or guide that helps the readers of your file understand you and see the connecting threads in your work, and understand your original contributions to the field. To receive advice about how to create a compelling and effective personal statement for Promotion and Tenure, please join us for this seminar.

Speaker: Dr. Linda Roth, Assistant Dean for Faculty Affairs and Professional Development.

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Promotion & Tenure 101: Preparing an Effective CV workshop

January 19, 2017

The CV is a snapshot of the individual's entire professional life and therefore should accurately reflect all major activities relevant to the profession throughout the individual's career. In this session, we reviewed both content and format of effective CVs.

Speaker: Virginia Delaney-Black, Vice Dean of Faculty Affairs for the School of Medicine.

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MedEdPORTAL: Accelerate your Teaching Preparation; Publish your Educational Work

March 22, 2016

Would you like to quickly find high-quality, peer-reviewed educational materials (cases, PowerPoint presentations, videos) that you can teach with right now? MedEdPORTAL is an open, free educational resource provided by the Association of American Medical Colleges and other academic partners. This one-hour workshop will introduce the breadth and depth of teaching materials available to medical educators. You will also learn how to publish your educational innovations and gain maximum exposure of your work in this database. After publishing in MedEdPORTAL, you will retain copyright of your original work through a Creative Commons license. You will receive data about how your contribution is used globally. Bring a laptop to explore MedEdPORTAL during the session.

Instructor: Dr. Katherine Akers, Biomedical Research/Research Data Specialist

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Promotion & Tenure 101 series: Documenting your Teaching workshop (Includes Obtaining SET Scores)

March 23, 2016

Teaching is an essential component of faculty work, and documenting your teaching effectively is essential for the process of Promotion and Tenure and Annual Review, as well as for reflecting upon and improving your teaching. In this session, participants will review the requirements for documenting teaching, observe examples of how to document a variety of types of teaching, and have the opportunity to ask questions and discuss teaching documentation with the presenter and fellow participants.

Speakers: Dr. Linda Roth, Assistant Dean for Faculty Affairs and Professional Development, and Charlene Brain, Senior Faculty Affairs Specialist.

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SET Scores video

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Promotion & Tenure 101 series: Personal Statement workshop

March 3, 2016

Your personal statement is a map or guide that helps the readers of your file understand you and see the connecting threads in your work, and understand your original contributions to the field. To receive advice about how to create a compelling and effective personal statement for Promotion and Tenure, please join us for this seminar.

Speaker: Dr. Linda Roth, Assistant Dean for Faculty Affairs and Professional Development.

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Accelerate Workshops: Virtual Resources and tools for Employee Development

March 1, 2016

Accelerate is an electronic database that houses thousands of resources right at your fingertips. Start the year off fresh with a variety of books, courses, videos and job aids that have been hand-picked to meet your needs.

This 30-minute workshop that will show you how to:

  1. Explore key topics of interest such as Adult Learning, Microsoft Office, Time Management, Teamwork, Mentoring, Generational Differences, and more!
  2. Leverage Accelerate to work within your busy schedule.
  3. Search, find and save resources with ease.

**Accelerate is ONLY available to users who are WSU benefited employees with 50% assignment or more.

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Promotion & Tenure 101: Preparing an Effective CV workshop

March 1, 2016

The CV is a snapshot of the individual's entire professional life and therefore should accurately reflect all major activities relevant to the profession throughout the individual's career. In this session, we reviewed both content and format of effective CVs.

Speaker: Virginia Delaney-Black, Vice Dean of Faculty Affairs for the School of Medicine.

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CV Format for FTE (payroll), FTA and advanced rank voluntary

 


Promotion & Tenure 101 series: Overview and Dossier Preparation Tips

February 18, 2016

Virginia Delaney-Black, Vice Dean of Faculty Affairs for the School of Medicine, presented the first session of "Promotion & Tenure 101 series: Overview and Dossier Preparation Tips" in Margherio Conference Center.

This presentation provided an overview of the faculty Promotion and Tenure process from the department through university levels. We reviewed the components of a P&T dossier and recommended strategies to present effective materials for review.

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Publishing Case Reports seminar

February 16, 2016

Are you planning to publish a medical case report?

Although your chances of publishing in a mainstream journal are slim, a vast number of new open-access journals focus on publishing case reports and have higher acceptance rates. Unfortunately, many of these journals employ questionable publishing practices.

This session will provide an introduction to "case reports journals", guidance for distinguishing between reputable and non-reputable journals, and tips for writing high-quality case reports.

Presenter: Dr. Katherine Akers, Biomedical Research/Research Data Specialist

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FD4ME Active Adult Learning session: "The Practical Side of Feedback"

February 12, 2016

Maria S. Kokas, PhD, presented FD4ME Active Adult Learning session: "The Practical Side of Feedback" in Margherio Conference Center.

This session focused on feedback and practical application of actionable concepts from the perspectives of those giving as well as receiving feedback.

It included didactics and opportunities for skill development to prepare you to train others to better understand and implement more skilled feedback behaviors in medical education settings.

Participants of this seminar :

  1. Expanded their knowledge of feedback principles and their application.
  2. Identified strategies to enhance their instructional abilities from a learner-centric perspective.
  3. Learned to conduct training sessions for faculty and trainees to help them formulate personal feedback constructs and scripts that incorporate question-asking and listening skills

To view the presentation handouts, click here

To view the presentation video, click here

 


Promotion & Tenure at WSU: Policies and Advise (School of Medicine)"

January 12, 2016, Margherio Conference Center

John Vander Weg, Associate Provost for Academic Personnel, and Virginia Delaney-Black, Vice Dean of Faculty Affairs for the School of Medicine co-moderated "Promotion & Tenure at WSU: Policies and Advise (School of Medicine)" in Margherio Conference Center.

The presentation included testimonials regarding the processes of promotion and tenure from Alana Conti, Associate Professor of neurosurgery; David Edelman, Associate Professor of surgery; and Sokol Todi, Associate Professor of pharmacology.

The topics included:

  • What it means to be on tenure–track: point of view of your department; what a probationary period means
  • What to do:  importance of mentoring with the right mentor; understanding the university
  • P&T process & preparing the case:  external reviews & the role of the candidate; professional record; personal statement
  • Details on the assignment and where to go for help and advice:  expectations on teaching, research and grants, and service

To view the presentation agenda, click here

To view the presentation video, click here

 


Design your Plan for 2016: Setting Goals and Fulfilling Commitments

December 22, 2016, Margherio Conference Center

This is your chance to get started with tips on how to organize your schedule and create and fulfil "SMART" goals for 2016. Implement proven strategies for planning for a successful year by focusing on three critical areas:

Review: What can I learn from reviewing the past year?
Reflection and Goal Setting:

  • What continues to work well for me in my work and personal life? What should I continue?
  • What changes would I like to consider for 2016?
  • What could I stop doing that is not working well for me?
  • What could I begin that could enhance my work and personal life?

Commitment: What will facilitate my success and satisfaction in 2016?

To view the presentation video, click here

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