Reminder: RSVP for New Faculty Orientation

Please make plans to attend New Faculty Orientation, which will be held from noon – 5 p.m. at the Stone Center. For the purposes of this event, faculty employed since Nov. 1, 2015 are considered new faculty. The event includes lunch, professional development resources, and the chance to network with SOM leaders and fellow faculty members from across the SOM. RSVP by Oct. 7.

The orientation will feature lunch and opportunities to mingle with department chairs, deans, and other SOM leadership; presentations on mentoring, promotion and tenure, resources to support careers in education, research and clinical sciences; and more. Please RSVP by Oct. 7 for the New Faculty Orientation by clicking the appropriate link:

If you have questions regarding the New Faculty Orientation, please contact Becky Medford at 919-996-9282 or

Following orientation, all faculty members are encouraged to attend the Norma Berryhill Distinguished Lecture. The lecture, featuring 2015 Nobel Prize winner Aziz Sancar, will begin at 5:30, with a reception following at 6:30. It will be held in the Genome Sciences Building.

To learn more about the Norma Berryhill Distinguished Lecture, visit the website.

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