CFDD Consultation Service

The Center for Faculty Development & Diversity's Consultation Service offers BWH faculty and trainees the opportunity to receive a personalized consultation from CFDD's associated faculty, senior staff or a member of the BWH Postdoc Leadership Council on a variety of topics including:  

  • Academic promotion/advancement
  • Authorship and intellectual property
  • Career progression
  • Conflict management
  • CV/Resume assistance
  • International/cultural transitions
  • Mentoring
  • Negotiations
  • Research integrity/compliance
  • Training and funding opportunities
  • Work/life balance 
  • Workplace/Lab environment

To request a consultation, click Apply and complete the short request form.  You will have the opportunity to identify what you would like to discuss and have a consultant recommended to you by our staff.  A staffperson will contact you within one week after submitting your request to schedule an appointment.   

If you have a time-sensitive or urgent issue, please contact BWHCFDD@partners.org or 617-525-9350.

Confidentiality Disclaimer

CFDD consultants will honor any request for confidentiality during the consultation.  There are limited exceptions to maintaining confidentiality: 1) When the consultant determines there is an imminent risk of serious harm, or 2) when information may be required pursuant to a court order or other legal process.

Research Integrity and Compliance Concerns

All concerns about research misconduct should be reported to the BWH Research Integrity Official (Dr. Paul Anderson) as soon as possible. All employees share responsibility for maintaining high ethical and legal standards in their work. If you are concerned about the appropriateness of a specific activity, decision or action, call the Research Compliance Department at (617) 732-8335 or make an anonymous report to the Partners Compliance HelpLine at 1-800-856-1983, or to www.partners.org/complianceline. Calls to the Partners HelpLine are confidential and anonymous.

Applications accepted from 09/30/2015 11PM to 12/31/2020 11PM.