The following materials were selected by the Working Group on Faculty Development to complement the specific Domains and Tasks defined in the Fundamental Teaching Activities (FTA) Framework. The Working Group welcomes recommendations and feedback to expand and enrich these faculty development resources.
Clinical Preceptor: The teacher working with learners in the clinical setting, when patient care is being provided.
Clinical Coach: A supervisor in day-to-day practice
Competency Coach: An educational advisor along the course of learner training
Teacher Outside the Clinical Setting
The teacher providing small- or large-group teaching sessions such as tutorials, seminars, lectures, rounds, online teaching, simulations, or other teaching outside the direct delivery of patient care.
Teacher: Design and delivery of teaching sessions outside the clinical setting.
Educational Leader: The teacher functioning as an educational program/curriculum planner or administrator, for teachers, faculty, and educational programs.
Educational Programmer: Design and development of educational programming
Educational Administrator: Leadership roles in teaching sites and educational programs