Academy of Educators

Our mission and vision

Participation opportunities for teachers, educators and leaders.

The Academy of Educators at Washington University School of Medicine is an institutional collaboration of educators who together will foster a culture of educational excellence and an institutionally valued community of leaders in health science education.

The Academy will:

  • Foster an environment where education is highly valued and conducted at the highest level.
  • Encourage and recognize innovative approaches to teaching, learning and assessment.
  • Provide advocacy for education in the promotions process.
  • Organize mentorship and faculty development programs in medical education.
  • Support exceptional educational research and scholarship in the health sciences.

Who We Are

The Academy Team


Faculty Development:

Faculty Recognition:

  • Teaching Awards

Education Research and Innovation:


Washington University School of Medicine’s Academy is a service-based Academy with a selective membership. Membership criteria (outlined below) will require a formal review process with membership selection being a form of high honors. External reviewers will be integral to the selection process. Service commitments will be required to maintain membership with renewal applications needed at regular intervals.

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Contact information

Office Location: Farrell Learning and Teaching Center (5th floor)
660 S. Euclid Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63110
Mailing Address: 660 S. Euclid Avenue, CB 8214, St. Louis, MO 63110