University of Toronto

Office of the Vice-Provost, Faculty & Academic Life

National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD)

Through the University of Toronto’s institutional membership with the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD), all faculty, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows have FREE access to professional development, training, and a mentoring community designed to help academics to increase research and writing productivity and improve work-life balance.

NCFDD membership offers relevant professional development training, intense and reliable support from highly trained and successful mentors, a confidential “safe space” for problem solving, and a downloadable virtual format so members can learn at their convenience.

How to Activate Institutional Sub-account Membership

  1. Visit
  2. Create a username and complete the registration process using your U of T-issued email address.
  3. You’ll receive a welcome email confirming that your account is active and that you can access NCFDD resources.

Questions? Need more information? Contact Emily Greenleaf, Programming and Faculty Development Consultant.

View the NCFDD Flyer (PDF).