About OFD

Office of Faculty Development

The UMass Amherst Office of Faculty Development (OFD) assists all faculty in developing and advancing their careers. Regardless of career stage, whether it be acclimating to campus, getting a first book published, achieving tenure, or learning to effectively communicate in a leadership position, all faculty can benefit from professional development. Central to all OFD activities is our focus on advancing inclusive programming and support for all of UMass Amherst’s diverse faculty.