Mara Becker

"We strive to inspire our faculty to find and pursue their passion, to bring their authentic selves to work, and to embrace a growth mindset, so we can collectively advance the field of medicine and improve the health and wellbeing of the communities we serve."



Under the leadership of Vice Dean for Faculty Mara Becker, MD, MSCE, the Office for Faculty provides support and guidance to School of Medicine faculty at all levels. 

Faculty Professionalism

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While professional behavior is the overwhelming norm, academic medicine is a highly complex, high-stakes work environment in which episodes that test the boundaries of professionalism can occur. Visit the Faculty Professional website for resources and support.

Office News

ADVANCE-UP Meets with Leadership

The ADVANCE-UP 2023 cohort met with School of Medicine Leadership, Chancellor Washington and Dean Klotman on Tuesday, March 9, 2023.

Scholars were able to get to know leadership and ask them questions about Duke, the School of Medicine and their roles as faculty members.

RSVP Today! 2023 Spring Faculty Celebration

2023 Spring Faculty Celebration

Wednesday, May 17, 5:00-7:30pm, Doris Duke Center, Duke Gardens

This event is a wonderful opportunity to network, celebrate achievements, and recognize colleagues with faculty awards. Refreshments will be served. Please  RSVP online if you plan to attend.

Presented by: Mary E. Klotman, MD, Dean of the School of Medicine, Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs