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Application for Standing Committees

Our application process is currently closed. Please check back May 2019 for more information!

Committee Descriptions

  • Curriculum Committee

    The Curriculum Committee (CC) shall make recommendations to the Dean on all matters relating to the four (4)-year curriculum. The CC ensures that course and clerkship reports are reviewed and continuous improvement takes place. The First and Second 100 Weeks Subcommittees and the Curricular Integration and Innovation Subcommittee report to the Curriculum Committee.

    Qualifications: Individuals applying for the Curriculum Committee should be passionate about the educational program and the mission of the school and have teaching experience. Experience as an education leader in UME or GME is a positive for consideration.

    Meeting attendance: Members must be able to attend at least seven meetings a year.
    Meeting Location: Zucker School of Medicine, Hempstead                   
    Time: 7:00-8:00 AM
    2018-2019 AY Dates: 9/17/2018, 10/1/2018, 11/12/2018, 12/3/2018, 1/7/2019, 2/4/2019, 3/11/2019, 4/1/2019, 5/6/2019, 6/3/2019, 7/1/2019, 7/29/2018

  • Faculty Appointments and Promotions Committee

    The Faculty Appointments and Promotions Committee reviews applications for promotion to higher academic rank. The committee meets monthly and requires approximately one to two hours of work in the two weeks preceding the meeting.  Each committee member is assigned one or two candidates to review and presents his/her assessment of the candidate at the meeting.

    Qualifications: Only open to Associate Professor or Professor level faculty (Clinical Associate Professors or Clinical Professors are eligible as well). Individuals interested in this committee should have experience in mentoring/developing junior faculty members and should feel comfortable presenting in front of a group. 

    Meeting attendance: Members must be able to attend at least five meetings a year.
    Meeting location: 2000 Marcus Avenue, New Hyde Park             
    Time: 7:30-9:00 AM
    2018-2019 AY Dates: 9/13/2018, 10/9/2018, 11/14/2018, 12/11/2018, 1/8/2019, 2/12/2019, 3/12/2019, 4/9/2019, 5/14/2019, 6/11/2019

  • Student Advancement Committee

    The Student Advancement Committee reviews the academic and professional progress of all students and makes recommendations to the Dean regarding academic advancement and graduation. 

    Qualifications: Individuals applying for a position on this committee should have an interest in discussing and evaluating the competence of trainees and be willing to engage in discussions that may result in student dismissal. Experience as a program director or associate program director is a positive for consideration.

    Meeting attendance: Members must be able to attend at least three meetings a year.
    Meeting Location: 2000 Marcus Avenue, New Hyde Park             
    Time: 7:00-9:00 AM  
    2018-2019 AY Dates: Dates have not been set yet, but the committee will meet 7 to 8 times.

  • Faculty Council At-Large Members

    The Faculty Council considers all academic and other significant matters related to the faculty and to the operation of the School of Medicine and the academic community. The Faculty Council ensures representation of the faculty in the operations of the School of Medicine. Department representatives are selected by the department chairs; however, at-large positions are filled by our standing committee nomination process.

    Qualifications: Individuals apply for a position on the Faculty Council should have an interest in representing the voices of their colleagues.

    Meeting attendance: Members must be able to attend at least six meetings a year.
    Meeting Location: 145 Community Drive, Manhasset              
    Time: 5:30-6:30 PM
    2018-2019 AY Dates: : 9/4/2018, 10/8/2018, 11/5/2018, 12/3/2018, 1/7/2019, 2/4/2019, 3/4/2019, 4/1/2019, 5/6/2019, 6/10/2019