Navigating the University of Chicago and Biological Sciences Division

  • Faculty Resources

    There are many resources available to you through the BSD and the University.

Navigating U of C 

Best Practices and Trainings

Faculty Housing  Chicago Center for Teaching
Academic Calendar National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity
Faculty Handbook Human Resources:  multiple offerings
in IT, Management, and Personal
Development Trainings
Getting Started - UC Medical Center  
Maps, Parking & Directions  

Work Life Resources

Child Care Resources Work Life Integration
Dependent Care Travel Grant Program Discount Programs
Faculty Children's Scholarship Plan Employer Assisted Housing
Perspectives:  Staff and Faculty Assistance Program Perspectives:  WorkLife Online Features
Tuition and Lab School Benefits for
Dependent Children
Wellness and Health Promotion

Research Resources

Animal Resouces Center
Center for Research Informatics (CRI) (high performance computing, labshares, bioinformatics)
Chicago Innovation Exchange
Office of Research Safety
Core Research Facilities 
Profiles (research networking software)
Research Writing Workshop (RWW)
Systematic Review Service (Crerar Library)
University Research Administration

IT Resources

Chicago Biomedicine Information Services (CBIS) (BSD email accounts, desktop support)
Phones, Uchicago email / CNET, webservices, data center
Umbrella Initiative

Logos, Graphics, and Templates

Communications & Visual Identity
Logos and Power Point Templates
PSD Graphic Arts

Campus Life           

Community Information

Campus and Student Life Bus Tracker
Campus Events Community Safety
Court Theater Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Faculty Life Hyde Park Neighborhood Guide
FitChicago Marketplace
Food Trucks Transportation & Parking
Gerald Ratner Athletics Center 53rd Street Corridor
Logan Center  
Maroon Financial Credit Union  
Quadrangle Club  
Smart Museum  
UChicago Dining  

Faculty & Campus News       

Diversity and Inclusion

Chicago Maroon BSD Diversity and Inclusion
UChicago Social Provost's Office
UChicago Magazine Women at the University
UChicago News