Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Medicine


All resignations, terminations/position elimination, and leaves of absence for faculty (Clinician-Educators, Investigators, and Team Scientists), research faculty, and research staff and visitors must be communicated to DOM Academic Affairs. Below you will find information on how to process departures and leaves for various types of appointments, as well as sample letters and other helpful links.

Faculty Terminations & LOAs

(Clinician-Educators, Investigators, Team Scientists, and Research)

Research Staff and Visitor Terminations and LOAs 

Postdoctoral Fellow Terminations and LOAs