Center for Faculty Development & Advancement

We support all faculty in their professional lives at the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus.

We strive to support faculty to create an interdisciplinary community of faculty focused on scholarship and professional growth. We enhance faculty success in earning promotion and tenure, progressing in rank, growth as leaders in their department, and faculty's experience on our campus. We offer resources, programs, and services to best support faculty in their career, and in work/life balance associated with life as a scholar. 

Explore our website, check our program descriptions, schedules, and join us for one of the events or activities we have planned this academic year. ‚Äč

CFDA Hours

The CFDA will be operating remotely through January 28th, 2022.

Hours: 9:00AM through 5:00PM Monday through Friday

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Now Hiring at the CFDA

The CFDA seeks a current CU Denver faculty member to serve as its Assistant Director. Learn more. Questions? Ask the CFDA at

Upcoming Programs

New Faculty Orientation

| 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Room Number: Student Commons 2500
Student Commons Building
1201 Larimer Street
Denver, CO

New Faculty Orientation is packed with critical information, resources, and support for all new faculty at the University of Colorado Denver.

The two-day event offers tips on navigating the University system, advice on tapping resources to support teaching and research, key introductions to University contacts, panel sessions on engaging topics for example our student panel, "How Can You Help Us Succeed?"

We cover everything from tenure and promotion to what you need to know as a lecturer. At New Faculty Orientation you'll gain advice on what to expect your first year, learn about technology in our classrooms, meet your faculty support departments, and meet other new faculty. We promise - you do not want to miss this! 

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