Supporting faculty vitality and success
Faculty Affairs is led by Interim Assistant Vice Chancellor Kari Simonsen, MD.
UNMC is dedicated to the personal and professional well-being of our 1,400+ faculty members.
The Office of Faculty Affairs serves as a central access point for UNMC faculty by providing the guidance, resources, and training they need to achieve teaching, research, and scholarship success.
It is our mission to foster an inclusive environment that supports the ongoing development of faculty, the advancement of scholarly activities, and the growth of effective leaders.
The goals of the Office of Faculty Affairs include:
- Enhance faculty’s personal well-being and professional effectiveness, ultimately impacting the success of students and residents
- Sustain a culture of collaboration by building synergy across programs, colleges, and campuses
- Support avenues for the advancement of women and faculty from underrepresented groups