Department of medicine

Academic Clinician Portfolio

  1. Completion of educational requirements necessary for career as an academic clinician, including certification by appropriate specialty board

  2. Evidence of a heavy clinical load

  3. Evidence of excellence in high quality patient care

  4. Development of innovative clinic practices i.e., new clinical services that the faculty member established or participated in e.g., telemedicine, new surgical technique

  5. Evidence of organization of clinical services to provide an optimal setting for medical education and a database for research

  6. Evidence of excellence in clinical training of students, residents, and fellows

  7. Documentation of teaching activities including formal lectures, grand rounds, and continuing medical education

  8. Superior evaluations of teaching by students, residents, fellows, peers, course directors and department chairs

  9. First authored publications (papers, chapters, reviews, textbooks) 

  10. Senior authored publications (papers, chapters, reviews, textbooks) 

  11. Co-authored publications (papers, chapters, reviews, textbooks)

  12.  Presentations at national or international meetings

  13. Peer recognition for clinical activities including invitations to present at national / international meetings and other universities

  14. Co-investigator on research grant awards

  15. Mentoring achievements: clinicians trained, achievements of trainees, and where trainees are today

  16. Membership and involvement in professional and scientific organizations

  17. Contributions to clinically oriented committees at department, college, university,  community, state, regional, national and international levels

  18. Leadership roles in clinical activities in appropriate department, college, or university


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