About Us

Welcome to the Office of Faculty Affairs

Welcome to the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine, Office of Faculty Affairs website. The site provides SOM Faculty with information about the Office of Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development. The Office of Faculty Affairs core functions are to provide faculty management and faculty development. We are also working on developing a faculty database to assist in data analysis and reporting.

Core Functions:

    Faculty Management:

  • Faculty Handbook
  • Faculty Policies
  • Faculty Mentorship

* Underdevelopment

    Faculty Development:

  • Promotion Process
  • Target Development for specific groups:
    • Under representative minorities
    • Women
    • Clinical faculty
    • Teaching faculty
    • Research faculty

    Faculty Database:

  • Data Collection
  • Data analysis and reporting to accrediting bodies