Our Staff

Office for Faculty Advancement

Mission Statement

The Office of Faculty Advancement is committed to creating and supporting an environment of inclusive excellence in which all faculty members achieve their career goals and full professional potential as educators, investigators, and patient care providers. We are committed to facilitating the success and academic advancement of our faculty. by providing comprehensive support services and professional development opportunities. We offer timely, efficient, faculty-focused assistance allowing each faculty member to thrive personally and professionally.

Our Staff


Darshana Shah, PhD
Professor of Pathology
Associate Dean for Faculty Advancement 
Editor-in-Chief, Marshall Journal of Medicine
International Network for the Science of Team Science Board


Curriculum Vitae 

Microbiology & Immunology
Medical Education Research 

Kim Deal
Program Coordinator

Editorial Boards