The Department of Pediatrics consists of nearly 200 academic and clinical faculty in 18 divisions and two programs. The synergy among the department's physicians, researchers, educators, and staff offers unprecedented opportunities for teamwork among the scientists in our labs and caregivers in our hospitals and clinics.
The mission of DukeAhead is to promote excellence in the education of health professionals by creating a community of education scholars, fostering innovation in health professions education, supporting outstanding teachers, providing faculty development programs and facilitating quality education research.
- Faculty Appointments, Promotion and Tenure
The Faculty Appointments, Promotion and Tenure Office assists in facilitating best practices in the consideration of faculty appointments, promotions and tenure for the School of Medicine and School of Nursing.
- Faculty Development
The School of Medicine Office for Faculty Development serves as a resource for faculty at all levels. One of two arms of the larger Office for Faculty, our team works to promote faculty success and well-being by offering tools needed to successfully navigate a career at Duke.
- Faculty Mentoring
The Office for Faculty Mentoring aims to support the strong mentoring community within the School of Medicine. One of two arms of the larger Office for Faculty, our team works to promote faculty success and well-being by offering tools needed to successfully navigate a career at Duke.
Professionalism is a core value and expectation of all Duke School of Medicine faculty. As a community, each of us affirms and animates this value through our daily interactions with each other, our learners, our team members, our trainees, our patients, and the public.
- Office of Research Development
The Office of Research Development at the Duke University School of Medicine provides services to teams of investigators and individual investigators to help ensure submission of high quality grant applications.