Faculty Affairs


Academic Affairs (also known as Faculty Affairs) in the Department of Pathology functions as human resources for academic staff.

Academic staff includes faculty in all lines including: 

  • Medical Center Line
  • Non-Tenured Line Research
  • Non-Tenured Line Teaching 
  • University Tenure Line Professoriate

Clinical Educators, Instructors and Senior Scientists are included.

Processes handled include appointments, promotions, reappointments, recruitments, resignations, sabbatical and unpaid leave absences, on-boarding and developments.

This unit also processes visiting appointments including the processing of appropriate visas for entrance to the United States.

Guidelines and policies set by the Stanford School of Medicine and Stanford University are strictly followed to ensure timely approvals.


Cynthia Llanes
Associate Director for Academic Affairs
(650) 724-3725

Rochelle Roberts
Faculty Affairs Administrator
(650) 736-1757

1520 Page Mill Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304