Welcome New Faculty

Welcome to the Faculty of Medicine, McGill University. We hope that your time here will be rewarding, and we look forward to your presence here.


The Academic Personnel Office's New faculty section describes the orientation sessions available to new full-time staff and also gives some tips on getting settled in Montreal, paid and set-up at McGill (various cards: library, ID, procurement; phone, meeting halls, employing staff and students, student rights and responsibilities, etc.), research funding, Centre for University Teaching and Learning, teaching portfolio, reappointment and tenure, regulations, international staff issues, etc..,

Note to all new faculty members:

If a new appointee will be carrying on research, mandatory forms related to use of humans, animals, radioactivity and biohazards in research must be completed and filed with Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research (for research done in McGill buildings) or with the appropriate hospital Research Institute (for research carried out in the hospitals).

McGill benefits

For an overview of your McGill benefits, contact HR Shared Services Unit at (514)398-4747. You will be able to obtain a portfolio entitled "Your McGill Pension & Benefit Program".

Please be advised that participation in the University's benefits package is compulsory for all full-time employees. Your appointment and pay cheque cannot be processed until you have signed and completed your benefits forms.

Pension Administration and Benefits
688 Sherbrooke Street West
14th Floor

For further information about benefits or to schedule an enrolment session, please contact this office at 514-398-4747 or visit their website.