Whether you are a new or experienced faculty member, this handbook provides core information of importance to faculty members.

The Faculty Handbook includes a Directory of Contacts, readily accessible Emergency Information, and links to content on our core programs and faculty responsibilities. The search feature can help you find relevant content. 

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Handbook UPDATES

  • Destination Excellence: Destination Excellence: 2018-2023 is the Faculty of Medicine's strategic plan. All faculty members are encouraged to visit the Destination Excellence site to familiarize themselves with the plan and for continued updates and information. 
  • Teaching faculty: This Assessment Question Workflow summarizes the exam creation process from question submission to the review of exam results. For more information on assessment, go to the Student Assessment page.
  • Teaching faculty: check out this new explainer video on How to Design MCQs. Everything you need to know summarized in 3 minutes!
  • Research Mentors: Information regarding research projects is now available in the Research Mentorship section. 
  • Phase 4/clerkship preceptors: the detailed descriptors for each Entrustable Professional Activity (EPA) are now available in list form. Visit the EPA page for a pdf of EPAs for your discipline.
  • No Scent is the Best Scent. To provide a safe, healthy and productive work environment for faculty, students and staff, all Faculty of Medicine facilities are scent-free, at all times. Visit the Wellness and Workplace Health section for more details.