CENTER FOR FACULTY DEVELOPMENT
Office for Women's Careers
A checklist created to connect women faculty with resources to support their career development, advancement, and promotion.
News & Events
Stay up to date on the latest news from the Office for Women's Careers!
Register for the next 2023 Anne Klibanski Visiting Lecture Series 12 on Dec 19
The Anne Klibanski Visiting Lecture Series was created to support and advance the careers of women. Click on registration for more details on this session.
2024 Claflin Distinguished Scholar Awards
Applications are now being accepted! The MGH Claflin Distinguished Scholar Awards provide funding for junior faculty women to sustain research productivity during their child-rearing years.
Encouraging Independence in Kids on Oct 23
Dr. Elana Kagan explored how parents can foster independence in their children, including when and how they should be encouraged to take on responsibilities.
Addressing the Often Unaddressed: Menopause and its Impact
In this interactive webinar, Dr. Jan Shifren and Jannine Versi discussed symptoms of the menopausal transition and their potential impact on women at work.
Parenting Series "Parenting Children with Mental Health/Learning Disabilities"
A short portion of the discussion was recorded with Dr. Ellen Braaten sharing ideas and resources to help parents of children with mental health/learning disabilities. The private discussion was not recorded.
Louisa G. Sylvia, PhD
About the Office for Women's Careers
The OWC, Office for Women's Careers, facilitates the career advancement of women faculty and trainees at MGH. Areas of emphasis are to:
- Increase the number of women faculty promoted by academic criteria and achieving leadership positions.
- Increase women faculty members' retention and job satisfaction.
- Implement programs to promote career development and work-life balance.
- Provide individual counseling, advice and support.