Faculty & Clinical Affairs

Alan P. Marco, M.D., M.M.M., Associate Dean
Albert F. Painter Jr., Psy.D., Assistant Dean

Benefits, Useful Information, and Other Tidbits

Wright State University Employed Faculty
The web links below are for WSU employed faculty. Faculty will need a Wright 1 Card to access the university libraries and a WSU computer account/e-mail.

Institutional Faculty
Institutional fully affiliated faculty are professional staff employed by affiliated institutions and whose duties are primarily academic and in support of the education of School of Medicine students and trainees. Institutional appointments terminate when employment at the affiliated institution ends. The Office of Faculty and Clinical Affairs provides authorization forms to obtain a Wright 1 Card that grants unlimited use of the libraries and discounts for on campus activities and products.

Residents/Fellows
Medical residents/fellows in WSU sponsored and affiliated programs are resident/fellow instructors in the School of Medicine. Residents/fellows will need a Wright 1 Card to access the university libraries and recreation/fitness facilities. Benefits include:

Voluntary Faculty
The Office of Faculty and Clinical Affairs provides authorization forms to obtain a Wright 1 Card that grants unlimited use of the libraries and discounts for on campus activities and products. Tangible benefits for voluntary faculty include:

  • A certificate, suitable for framing, announcing affiliation with the School of Medicine
  • Unlimited use of the Wright State University Libraries
  • Set up of a university E-mail account
  • Announcements for upcoming CME and other educational programs
  • Automatic subscription to School of Medicine publication, Vital Signs, and other informational items

Faculty Emeriti
Benefits may vary among the departments. Faculty emeriti should check with their individual departments for current information. In addition to the benefits listed under "Voluntary Faculty," benefits available to SOM faculty emeriti include:

  • Mail address and department mailbox
  • Invited participation in public ceremonies: commencements, academic processions, convocations
  • Invited attendance at faculty meetings
  • Use of laboratory and equipment, computer service, and word processing services, as available
  • Right to administer grants, contracts, and other research projects funded by governmental agencies, foundations, gifts, or by the institution itself
  • Selective invitation to participate on departmental committees
  • Selective invitation to serve in a variety of advisory or consultant capacities on campus
  • Invitation to participate in appropriate campus seminars, colloquia, lectures, and other scholarly meetings as contributors, or as audience

General Information
Ever feel confused when trying to find information on a web site? Below are links to WSU web pages that may interest you.

Wright 1 Card
Some on-campus benefits require a Wright 1 Card. To get your card, go to the Wright 1 Card/Raider Center, 055 Student Union, between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Your first Wright 1 Card is free of charge; however, you will be charged a $10 replacement fee for lost or stolen cards. Faculty need to take a photo ID when getting a Wright 1 card.

E-Mail Account
All faculty are assigned e-mail accounts at the time of their appointment. Contact Computing and Telecommunication Services (CaTS) for login/password information at (937) 775-4827. If you prefer to use another e-mail account, you can forward mail addressed to the Wright State address to your preferred address.

Fully affiliated faculty are placed on the SOM faculty listserve. Electronic mailings are limited to important messages of interest to a majority of our faculty; it is not a discussion list or a chatroom. The SOM administration and departments are increasingly using e-mail to communicate with our faculty.