Faculty Senate of the University of Pennsylvania

The Senate Committee on Economic Status of the Faculty (SCESF)

The Senate Committee on the Economic Status of the Faculty consists of six members, in addition to the Chair, the Chair-elect, and the Past Chair of the Senate.

The Senate Committee on the Economic Status of the Faculty gathers and organizes data on salaries and benefits and represents the faculty in the determination of University policy on salary issues.

The committee issues an annual report on the economic status of the faculty.

2018-2019 SCESF Committee Members

Herbert Smith, SAS/Sociology (Chair)
Kenneth Burdett, SAS/Economics
Peter Cappelli, Wharton
Blanca Himes, PSOM/Biostatistics, Epidemiology, & Informatics
Sarah Kagan, Nursing
Iourii Manovskii, SAS/Economics
Pamela Sankar, PSOM/Medical Ethics & Health Policy

Ex officio:
Senate Chair-Elect, Steven Kimbrough, Wharton
Senate Chair, Jennifer Pinto-Martin, Nursing
Senate Past Chair, Santosh Venkatesh, SEAS/Electrical and Systems Engineering

SCESF 2018 Report - Executive Summary

Executive Summary of 2018 Economic Status of the Faculty Report (for FY 2016-2017)


SCESF Annual Reports

2018 Economic Status of the Faculty Report (for FY 2016-2017)

2017 Economic Status of the Faculty Report (for FY 2015-2016)

2016 Economic Status of the Faculty Report (for FY 2014-2015)

Contact The Faculty Senate

Fisher Hall

Office of the Faculty Senate

Box 9 College Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6303

(215) 898-6943

Faculty Senate Tri-Chairs


Faculty Senate Chair



Faculty Senate Past Chair


Faculty Senate Chair-Elect