1. Needs Assessment

Tell us who you are

* 1. Are you a new faculty member? (appointment date 10/1/04 or later)

* 2. What is your current academic rank?

* 3. What type of research are you currently conducting, or plan to conduct? Check any that may apply.

* 4. Have you participated in SOM Faculty Development Research Skills Workshops in the past?

* 5. Which of the following would you be interested in taking at some time in the next 1-2 years? (select as many as you wish)

* 6. Would you be interested in individual consultation to improve your grant writing?

* 7. Would you attend a day-long workshop on one subject of interest, such as grant writing or other topic?

* 8. If you attended more than one workshop, would you prefer that shorter workshops be grouped in a 1/2 day or full-day format, or offered one at a time for 1-2 hours each? (select as many as apply)

* 9. Which of the following times would be possible for you to attend an hour-long seminar? (select as many as you wish)

* 10. Would you like the option to take appropriate Research Skills Workshops in a self-paced CD-ROM or online format?

* 11. Please give us any additional information about your needs and interests for Research Skills Programs at the University of Maryland School of Medicine

* 12. If it is necessary to charge tuition for these workshops in the future, do you have access to tuition remission benefits or other sources for tuition payment?