Planning for Retirement: Victoria Mulhern and Hilary Lopez

When: Tuesday, January 17, 2012, 3:30-5:00pm

Where: Room 251, Biomedical Research Building (BRB)

Who should attend: All Penn faculty thinking about retirement

Victoria Mulhern is Executive Director of Faculty Affairs and Professional Development in the Perelman School of Medicine and Hilary Lopez is Senior Benefits Specialist at Penn Human Resources. Join Ms. Mulhern and Ms. Lopez as they discuss the policies and processes for phased retirement, the retirement incentive program (FIAP), retirement benefits, qualifying for emeritus status, and the rights and privileges of retired faculty. If you plan to attend, please notify Rachael Berget at 215-898-7160 or

Although this information may be found in the Hitchhiker's Guide to Faculty Retirement, advice and guidance helps to focus on the important options and decisions, especially in the early planning stages.

Directions: The map (click above on BRB) shows directions for walking the two blocks from Houston Hall to BRB. At the Johnson Pavilion, enter through the doors on one side and exit through the doors on the other side. Enter the BRB at the entrance on Curie Blvd. and ascend the steps to the second floor (or take the elevator) to Room 251.