Application

Qualifications:

    • Teaching interest
    • Leadership – demonstrates ability to implement and follow through plans, leads team collaboratively and is respectful and inclusive
    • Application for Full Unrestricted IL Medical License by March 1 of fellowship year
    • Demonstration of scholarly activities, such as:
      • QI projects
      • Scholarship day
      • Publications
    • ABFM passage or eligible by July 31st

How to Apply:

    • Write a 1-2 page proposal:
      • Area of clinical/academic focus
      • Statement of interest (max 1000 words) – why UIC, why this fellowship, how you plan to use this training
      • Topic of interest for scholarly project
    • Two Letters of Recommendation
      • Letters should speak to teaching skills and/or summary of evaluations of teaching, leadership activities/potential scholarship and clinical competency (e.g. Residents can handle normal clinic volumes for training level, documentation in compliance with medical center expectations).
    • CV
    • Apply to a graduate program (Fall Deadline)

Applications should be submitted via email to Drs. Williams and Loza (see below)

Application, Supporting Materials and Letters of Recommendation Due February 1st of Fellowship year

Program Contacts

Please contact the Program Directors with any questions.

Julie Loza, MD
Co-Director of Academic Career Fellowship-Clinical and Academic
jloza@uic.edu

Adrienne A. Williams, PhD
Co-Director of Academic Career Fellowship-Scholarship and Research
awms@uic.edu