Office of Faculty Affairs

Faculty Affairs

Amanda Termuhlen, MD - Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs

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Welcome to the home of the Office of Faculty Affairs (OFA) at the University of Minnesota Medical School. Faculty are an integral and valued resource at the Medical School. OFA works to cultivate and promote the success of all faculty members individually and collectively. Through OFA and on this site, individual faculty, senior leaders, and departmental and unit leadership teams gain access to a wealth of information and resources designed to help them thrive.

  • 3692 FACULTY MEMBERS
  • 91 PROMOTIONS LAST ACADEMIC YEAR
  • 245 NEW UMN FACULTY HIRES LAST ACADEMIC YEAR
  • 27 DEPARTMENTS
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Promotion & Tenure

Faculty members in the Medical School are placed on one of three career paths: tenure and tenure-track, academic track and master clinician track. Each track recognizes and rewards excellence in individuals’ contributions to the mission of the Medical School.

Faculty Development

Faculty Development

The Office of Faculty Affairs is committed to the lifelong professional development and academic success of all Medical School faculty members through the entire faculty lifecycle.

Hiring Appointments

Hiring & Appointments

The Office of Faculty Affairs manages several personnel processes to support the recruitment, hiring and retention of a diverse Medical School faculty throughout various stages of their academic careers.