University of Nebraska Medical Center

Category: Career Development

Communicating Your Value: The STAR Model

A key skill in today’s work world, is the ability to tell the story of your accomplishments. Using the STAR framework is one way of developing this skill–whether you are in an interview, developing a formal report or presentation, talking with your chair at your annual performance review, in an elevator pitch, or a grant […]

Dec 8, 2023

Strategizing Promotion & Tenure

It’s never too early to start preparing for your advancement. Hear from institutional experts on how to succeed in the promotion and tenure process. Review & Download the P&T Planner Session Slides No ratings yet. How helpful was this learning opportunity? Sample rating item

Nov 10, 2023

InnovatED Symposium Presentations 2023: Keynote on AI

The InnovatED Symposium included presentations on AI usage in education, inclusive classroom strategies, improving assessments and learner outcomes, techniques to improve engagement and learning, and incorporating simulation into curriculum.

Sep 28, 2023

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Strategies for Adopting and Advancing Holistic Admissions Review

This workshop will present the role of holistic review in mission-based admissions. Attendees will gain practical strategies for how to identify the core values of their program for the balanced assessment of academic and non-academic attributes. Presenters will share tools for developing standardized prompts and rubrics for use across various assessment techniques, such as virtual […]

Sep 19, 2023

Power Presentations

Presentations are a core function in academia — ensure yours are memorable.Communication is an important determinant of job retention, pay scale, and advancement. Presentations are a high stakes means of communicating ideas, science, knowledge, and change, and are a core function in academic life. Key Contributors: Faye Haggar, EdDMichael Smith, MDChad Branecki, MDMartina Clarke, PhDTJ […]

Sep 13, 2023

Equitable, Valuable, & Readable: How to Write An Outstanding Letter of Recommendation

Session co-sponsored by the UNMC Office of Faculty Development and Offices of Inclusion and Equity Letters of recommendation (LOR) serve an essential role throughout the academic physician’s career, from residency applications to faculty promotion. Many faculty writing these letters, particularly junior-level academicians, may have little information on what a letter should include or how they can […]

Mar 28, 2023

Checkmate: Strategies for Building an Academic Career

During this one-hour session, you’ll discover tips and resources to strategize your career and accelerate your advancement while avoiding burnout.

Feb 9, 2023

Postdoc Workshops: Career

We’ve compiled a repository of key workshops focused on helping postdocs build skills to stand out in a competitive job market.

Jan 15, 2023

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What Women Want: Mentoring Panel Discussion

Watch this panel discussion about the challenges women in medicine face and what can be done to remediate them.

Dec 13, 2022

Promotion & Tenure Basics – Nov. 2022

During this session we’ll review the need-to-know, good-to-know and answer your questions about the promotion and tenure process at UNMC.

Nov 10, 2022