Develop scholarship, renew your excitement, ascend into leadership

OFD can help you develop a mentor network, succeed as a new investigator, enrich your scholarly writing, strengthen leadership skills, connect to publishers and award recipients, navigate career transitions, and revitalize your work. Tap into the variety of relevant and timely programs as your career enfolds. 



Available Programs

Leadership Workshop Discussion

Learn Leadership Skills

Mutual Mentoring Discussion

Expand Your Connections

Asking Questions about Grants

Heighten Your Productivity

Scholarly Writing Lecture

Enhance Your Writing

National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity

UMass Amherst supports an institutional membership in the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity, offering mentoring, tools and support.