Training Interdisciplinary and Emerging Research Scholars (TIERS)

Training Interdisciplinary and Emerging Research Scholars (TIERS)

Join us September 16, 2014

Job Negotiation and Promotion in Academic Medicine

Robert R. Rich, MD

Professor Medicine, Microbiology and Medical Education

By popular demand, Dr. Robert Rich reprise his talk from the August 2014 Pathways in Academic Medicine course.

This event is by invitation and targeted to early career stage investigators including postdocs and junior faculty. 

Contact the CCTS if you would like to be added to the TIERS invitatation list.

robert_rich_1.jpgAbout our speaker: Robert R. Rich, MD is currently Professor of Medicine, Microbiology and Medical Education at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. From 2004 – 2010 he also served as UAB Senior Vice President for Medicine and Dean of the School of Medicine.
He is a graduate of Oberlin College and received his MD from the University of Kansas. He completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Washington. He had subspecialty clinical training in Allergy and Immunology and postdoctoral research fellowships at NIH and Harvard Medical School. In 1973, Rich joined the faculty of Baylor College of Medicine as Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology and Medicine. In 1978 he was promoted to Professor and in 1995 was named Distinguished Service Professor. He was an Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute from 1977 to 1991. From 1990 to 1998, he also served as Vice President and Dean of Research at Baylor. From 1998 to 2004 he was Executive Associate Dean for Research and Strategic Initiatives at Emory University School of Medicine.
What is TIERS? 
A gathering of investigators focused on the career development needs of junior faculty and postdoctoral fellows. The mission of TIERS is to provide beneficial information on career planning and development including mentoring, presentation of findings, grant preparation, and project and team management.
Who attends TIERS?
Any junior faculty, postdoctoral fellow and preprofessional student interested in an academic research career. You do not have to have a current career development or training award to attend.
Where is TIERS?
Pittman Center for Advanced Medical Studies (PCAMS) located at 1924 7th Ave South, across from the School of Dentistry
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Job Negotiation and Promotion in Academic Medicine
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