|HERS Summer Institute for Women in Higher Education Administration
February 6, 2007, Volume 53, No. 21
Once again, the Office of the Executive Vice President and the Office of the Provost will sponsor the nomination of two women (preferably one faculty member and one staff member) to the Summer Institute for Women in Higher Education Administration sponsored by Bryn Mawr College and Higher Education Resources (HERS) Mid-Atlantic. If accepted, the University will fund their participation in the program.
The Institute offers women faculty and administrators intensive training in education administration pertinent to the management and governance of colleges and universities. Timely information and perspectives focus on teaching, research, and service.
The Institute will be held from Saturday, June 23 through Wednesday, July 18, 2007, on the campus of Bryn Mawr College. Application for admission is open to women faculty and administrators whose background, experience, and present responsibilities indicate a potential for professional advancement in higher education administration.
The Penn Professional Women’s Network (PPWN), in conjunction with the Vice President for Human Resources, will review applications, interview the finalists and then pass applications on to the Provost and Executive Vice President for review. If you have applied in the past and were not selected, please apply again!
Applications for consideration of Penn funding are due March 9, 2007.
Thursday, February 8, noon;
3701 Locust Walk (Caster Bldg.), rm. C-200
Monday, February 12, 4 p.m.;
Inn At Penn, Lenape Room
For more information as well as an application (available online), please visit the HERS
Applications for Penn funding should be either hand-carried or sent to: Lina Hartocollis,
School of Social Policy & Practice, University of Pennsylvania, 3701 Locust Walk (Caster Bldg., B-18), Philadelphia, PA 19104-6214.
For questions about the program, contact the Penn Professional Women’s 2007 HERS Nominating Committee:
Lina Hartocollis (HERS 2005) at: (215) 898-5503 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Julie Sochalski (HERS 2006) at: (215) 898-3147 or email@example.com
Donna Milici (HERS 1997) at: (215) 573-0747 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Laurie Cousart (HERS 1995) at: (215) 573-2332 or email@example.com