Educational Opportunities

Salary Support for Activities other than Clinical Care or Funded Research

In addition to funded research and clinical care, faculty members participate in other activities in support of the mission of the College of Medicine, and the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, including education, other scholarly endeavors and service.

  1. 1.  Direct support to each standing faculty member's department equivalent to 15% of salary. Activities falling into this category include:


    • •  Undergraduate medical education

    • •  Graduate education

    • •  Physician assistant education

    • •  Postdoctoral scholar education

    • •  Graduate medical education

    • •  Scholarly activity not supported by external funding

    • •  Service to the department, college, medical center, and university

  2. 2.  Additional salary support to each standing faculty member's department for extraordinary educational efforts in undergraduate medical education, in graduate education and mentoring, and in postdoctoral scholar mentoring as defined by the Academic Metrics

A worksheet is available for download here that can help you track and plan your educational activities.