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ADVANCE Office of Faculty Development

The office oversees, creates, and assesses faculty development programs while serving as a resource to interested parties on the Northeastern University campus.  The office assists faculty and administrators in accomplishing departmental, college, and university goals with respect to faculty recruitment, retention, mentoring, and advancement.

ADVANCE Office of Faculty Development reports to the Provost through the Senior Vice Provost of Academic Affairs. A strong and effective faculty development strategy is part of Northeastern’s institutional mission. The ADVANCE office works in conjunction with the Center for Advancing Teaching and Learning Through Research (CATLR), the Office of Research Development (ORD), the Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion (OIDI), and University Decision Support (UDS) to provide programs and trainings to further develop and support a thriving faculty.