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 Strategic Planning

As we in the CFDA prepare to create our next Strategic Plan, we'd like to share all of the progress we've made in 2021-22.

View our Executive Summary of Growth: CFDA Strategic Plan 2021-22.


CFDA Hours

The CFDA operates from 9:00 to 5:00 Monday through Friday.

In-person hours: From 9:00-3:00 Monday through Thursday, we are available both in person and online.

Virtual hours: From 3:00-5:00 Monday through Thursday and 9:00-5:00 Friday, we are available online.

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Upcoming Programs

Making the Most of Your Career Post-Tenure

| 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM

Have you been tenured within the past several years? Are you wondering how the next phase of your career will look? Consider attending our “Making the Most of Your Career Post-Tenure” event! You will be able to connect with a community of professors at a similar career stage and to explore the possibilities for your work going forward – new research opportunities, becoming a master teacher, working as a public scholar, and positioning yourself for eventual promotion to full. While this session is geared specifically toward those who are newly tenured, all are welcome!

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