Faculty Advancement supports NYU Faculty over the lifecycle of one's academic career. The Center for Faculty Advancement connects and collaborates with the NYU community to recruit, retain, develop and advance faculty whose research, teaching and public engagement will positively impact the scholarly community and the world.

Programs for Teaching & Learning

Teaching innovation and excellence through consultations about teaching, course design, teaching observations, pedagogy workshops, and other initiatives to advance teaching and learning.

Teaching Awards

Learn about distinguished awards, honorifics, and professorships bestowed upon faculty with exceptional teaching, research, and scholarship 

Faculty Leadership Development

Professional development for faculty, department chairs, deans and other higher education professionals

Explore Leadership Development Opportunities

Early Career Faculty Institute

Mentoring program for tenure-eligible faculty within the first three years of appointment

Explore the ECFI
Mid-Career Faculty Initiative

Seminars and workshops for Associate Professors with at least seven years’ tenure who are ready to advance to Full Professor

Explore the MCFI
Faculty Cluster Initiative

An opportunity for schools and departments across NYU to recruit, support, and elevate the most innovative faculty and their research

Learn more about the Cluster Initiative
Interfolio Faculty 180

This comprehensive reporting system assists full-time faculty with capturing an array of scholarly & professional milestones

Learn more about Interfolio

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Center for Faculty Advancement