External Online Educator Resources
Find a select list of valuable external online educator resources on this page.
Want to develop and deliver an engaging and memorable presentation? Inside you will find resources to assist you. Even if you are a seasoned speaker, we think you will find it beneficial to take a few moments to review the contents of this page.
- Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
- Short, simple, and vetted how-to guides, videos, and links to helpful online teaching resources.
- Micro-learning Teaching Technology Sessions: Get “connected” to the latest trends for technology in the classroom.
- Scholarship Resources: Multiple suggested articles on education research and scholarship resources.
Mentorship in Teaching
The Mentoring subcommittee works to facilitate and enhance the development of mentorship relationships within the Academy. We see mentorship dyads as dynamic, reciprocal relationships between an advanced career incumbent (mentor) and a mentee aimed at promoting advancement of the teaching careers of both.
Resources for Mentors
Faculty wear many hats when it comes to their role as teacher, one of which is the role of mentor. Mentorship can take many forms from research mentor to education mentor. Serving as a mentor is a critical and complex role for our faculty and we recognize that there are several mentorship resources to help support development.
TEACH and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine (VTCSOM) Office of Faculty Affairs presented this workshop focused on creating a curriculum vitae (CV) that represents your professional accomplishments. A well-developed CV is critical for promotion and growth within academic medicine. This workshop walks through the necessary components of a CV, proper placement of entries within Elements’ categories, and how to best display your achievements.
Crafting Your Academic Narrative
David Musick, PhD
Senior Dean, Faculty Affairs, VTCSOM
Shari Whicker, EdD, MEd
Assistant Dean, Faculty Development, VTCSOM
Senior Director, Office of Continuing Professional Development (OCPD), Carilion Clinic
Director, TEACH (Teaching Excellence Academy for Collaborative Healthcare)
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, VTCSOM
Mariah Rudd, MEd
Director, OCPD, Carilion Clinic
Sarah Harendt, MS
Education & Faculty Development Manager, OCPD, Carilion Clinic
- VTCSOM Curriculum Vitae Guidelines (pdf)
- VTCSOM Faculty Affairs Website
- Set-up your Google Scholar Profile
- Register for ORCID iD
- PubMed (ref. PMID)
- PubMed Central (ref. PMCID)
- VT University Libraries Research Guide to Research Impact Metrics (Altmetrics)
IAMSE Webcast Seminars
IAMSE offers archived web seminars at no charge. These webcast audio seminars are 1-hour telephone conference calls supplemented by webcast PowerPoint slides, the webinars are a method of exchanging vital information on timely topics in medical education.
FREE* Newsletter (*Faculty Resources for Educational Excellence)
The Office of Continuing Professional Development publishes a regular newsletter, *FREE (*Faculty Resources for Educational Excellence), which focuses each month on some aspect of faculty development, including tips, resources, and various opportunities designed to support faculty success.
Research Funding Opportunities
We have compiled a list of available grant opportunities to fund your research.