Affiliate Faculty

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Faculty Interest Survey

Are you a community physician looking to get more involved in our College? Please tell us more about your interests.


Thank you for expressing interest in becoming an affiliate faculty member at the Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University. We are proud of our innovative curriculum and our outstanding students, and appreciate the support of our affiliate faculty.

We are a community based medical school and are distinctly aware of what an important role our affiliate hospitals and faculty play in our training program.

We hope that you can become a member of our strong team of medical educators and that you find your role with the medical students meaningful and rewarding.

If you have any questions, please email Stephanie Gabrielsen or call (561) 297-0022.

Appointment Process

Please submit the items below in order for your formal appointment process to begin. If you have any questions or concerns during the process, please contact us by email or phone.

Once your appointment has been reviewed by the CAP Committee, you will receive a letter stating your faculty status in the mail.


A cover letter addressed to Interim Dean Curtis L. Whitehair expressing your interest in teaching.

Sample Interest Letter


Provide us with your most up-to-date curriculum vitae (CV).


Provide two non-partner letters of recommendation.

Sample Recommendation Letter


Please submit all of your materials to the address, fax, or email below. Please allow 4-6 weeks processing time.

Mailing Address:
Florida Atlantic University
Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
c/o Stephanie Gabrielsen
777 Glades Road, BC 71 Room 215
Boca Raton, FL 33431


Fax: 1-888-974-0460

Affiliate Resources

Research FAQ

Can affiliate faculty participate in research or scholarly activities at the Schmidt College of Medicine?
Affiliate faculty may participate in research only if they collaborate with a FAU faculty member who serves as Principal Investigator. Under special circumstances, FAU affiliate faculty may serve as a PI with approval from FAU's Vice President for Research. If affiliate faculty will be collaborating with residents or med students, then they should obtain approval through College of Medicine's Office of Student Affairs or from program residency director.
Can affiliate faculty submit protocols to FAU's IRB?

Affiliate can serve as co-investigators with a FAU faculty member serving as a PI. Affiliate may not serve as PI on protocols submitted to FAU IRB except under special circumstances as mentioned above.

Can affiliate faculty utilize FAU space, staff or other resources for research or scholarly activity purposes?

Affiliate faculty members cannot use FAU space for research purposes, except under special circumstances outlined above Affiliate faculty engaging in research are responsible for being familiar with all Florida Atlantic University relevant research policies.

Additional Information
The Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine offers students a variety of educational programs and degrees.
Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Road, BC-71
Boca Raton, FL 33431