Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Faculty Affairs & Professional Development

Diversity Search Advisor Resources


AAMC E-Learning Seminar: What You Don't Know: The Science of Unconscious Bias and What to Do About in in the Search and Recruitment Process
Link to the AAMC E-Learning Seminar about unconscious bias

AAMC National Pool Information
Link to the AAMC information about national medical school faculty by department, rank and ethnicity

Diversity Search Advisor Checklist and Outreach Strategies
Checklist to assist the diversity search advisor in supporting the faculty search process and working with search committees.

Diversity Search Advisor Role and Responsibilities
Description of the role and responsibilities of the diversity search advisor

Dual Career Program
Form from the Provost's Office to be used in requesting supporting for spouse/partner recruitment

Faculty Affairs On-Line Applications
Link to log in for and the Faculty Affairs and Professional Development web application which gives access to the Faculty Expertise Database System for CVs (FEDS), Ad Generator, Faculty Ad Applicant Review and Faculty AA Approval Manager.

Faculty Careers: Surveying the Road from Appointment to Promotion
Link to the on-line tutorial on the full-time tracks (Tenure, CE, Research, & AC) and the policies and processes for their appointment, reappointment, and promotion.

Faculty Opportunity Fund Memo
Memo from the Provost's Office on 5/3/2006 describing funding for faculty recruitment, retention and enhancement of faculty diversity

Faculty Opportunity Fund Request Form
Form for requesting funds for faculty recruitment, retention and enhancement of faculty diversity

Link to FREIDA Online (Fellowship and Residency Electronic Interactive Database), which is a AMA database that lists information for all the graduate medical education programs accredited by the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education, as well as Board-approved combined specialty programs, such as internal medicine/pediatrics. Users can search for training statistics by selecting specialties.

Implicit Association Test
Link to Project Implicit® which blends basic research and educational research in a virtual laboratory at which visitors can examine their own hidden biases

Open Positions
Link to the current faculty and academic support staff positions on the FAPD website

Orientation and Training Program - July/August 2012
Link to the presentation for the diversity search advisors in the Perelman School of Medicine

Presidential Term Professorships
Information about the University support for up to ten term professorships at the junior and senior level for exceptional scholars who will contribute to faculty excellence and diversity

Search Committee Resources
Link to the resources for search committees in the Perelman School of Medicine

Search Waiver Standards
Information about the definitions of the categories that may be eligible for a faculty search waiver request