The Office of Faculty Affairs and Professional Development is a resource for all College of Medicine faculty. We offer guidance and opportunities for incoming and current faculty, as well as details regarding the College of Medicine, the University of Florida and the Gainesville community.

You will find helpful information, answers to frequently asked questions related to faculty needs and career goals within our College, as well as the many benefits of employment at the University of Florida. Also, you will find information about promotion and tenure, development programs, college and campus resources, in addition to opportunities for participation in upcoming seminars, new faculty orientation meetings and faculty club with the Dean.

Please use the "Email Us" form below to submit comments and questions. If you wish to schedule an appointment, feel free to give us a call. We're here to help!


Marian C. Limacher, M.D.
Senior Associate Dean
Office of Faculty Affairs and Professional Development
College of Medicine



Dr. Keith Stone, Professor Emeritus in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, as the UF College of Medicine’s founding Ombuds. The goal of the newly established Office of the Ombuds for Faculty is to resolve conflict informally whenever possible.

Please visit http://ombuds.med.ufl.edu/ for information on how to contact the Office of the Ombuds for Faculty.


Upcoming Events


Getting to Professor – Guidance for Associate Professors

Overview: Panel presentation and discussion of the timelines and accomplishments needed for faculty to be promoted to the rank of Professor in both the Multi-Mission and Tenure tracks in the […]


Physician Wellness in the Multisport of Life: Athletic Participation for Physician Wellness

Overview: Dr. Byun is an Obstetrician Gynecologist, Team USA Triathlon member, Age-Group All-American and an Ambassador for USA Triathlon. She aims to speak on her path to wellness through athletic […]

Fall 2018 Faculty Enhancement Opportunity – FEO

The FEO Task Force encourages applications for creative and flexible faculty development activities, including, but not limited to: educational experiences/conferences, work with consultants/experts, time devoted to intensive writing or creative […]

Mindful Relaxation Minutes Weekly Sessions

Mindful Relaxation Minutes Weekly Sessions

The Department of Psychiatry is pleased to announce the start of “Mindful Relaxation Minutes”, a weekly thirty-minute opportunity to rejuvenate. Over the course of the year we will learn how […]

Educational Scholarship Program Workshop Series

Educational Scholarship Program Workshop Series

The Educational Scholarship Program (ESP) is excited to present a new online series of educational research skills development seminars during the UF 2016-2017 academic year.  This seminar series is intended […]


The UF & UF Health Wellness Committee, along with GatorCare, is dedicated to bringing wellness opportunities to all UF and UF Health employees, regardless of insurance coverage.   Get Involved […]

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