Planning for your future: Becoming emeritus faculty

January 26, 2018  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

Whether you are near retirement, considering it in the future, or are simply curious about what retirement could look like for you as a faculty member, please attend an upcoming discussion and reception to learn more from a group of panelists.

Among those presenting will be: 

  • Margaret Gyetko, M.D., senior associate dean for faculty and faculty development and professor, Department of Internal Medicine: Gyetko will provide an overview of the process for becoming emeritus faculty.
  • Michelle Riba, M.D., M.S., clinical professor and program director of the Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship; associate director of the U-M Comprehensive Depression Center; and director of the PsychOncology Program at the U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center: Riba will discuss the psychosocial aspects of retirement.
  • Sonya Jacobs, chief organizational learning officer: Jacobs will share more about opportunities available to emeritus faculty.

No matter your age, planning for your retirement is important at every stage of your career. Enjoy refreshments and heavy hors d’oeuvres, network with your colleagues and envision what your future could look like as emeritus faculty.  

A team from TIAA will also be present to answer any questions about your U-M retirement plan and can be available for one-on-one discussions on site.  

Date: Thursday, March 1

Time: 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Location: BSRB Seminar Rooms, first floor

Register online

This workshop is hosted by the Office of Faculty Development, and is for faculty only. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend this workshop, or have questions about accessibility, please contact Jordan Wright wjordan@med.umich.edu or 734-764-2574. Please also let us know if you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies. Advance notice is necessary as some accommodations may require more time for the University to arrange so letting us know at least 2 weeks in advance is much appreciated.

Website: http://faculty.medicine.umich.edu/workshops/planning-your-future-becoming-emeritus-faculty-panel-discussion-reception

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