Staff are assigned required modules and can opt to take additional training. Topics include: Administrative Applications, Animal Care and Use, Applications and Technology, Compliance, Financial, Health and Safety, Human Resources, Human Subject Protections, New Employee/Staff Training, Professional Development, Research, and Sponsored Projects Administration
Topics: Administrative Applications (e.g. ATLAS), Animal Care and Use (IACUC), Applications and Technology (e.g. FAST, data warehouse), Compliance (e.g. HIPAA), Health and Safety (e.g. Bloodborne pathogens, radiation safety), Human Resources (e.g. employee relations, new employee/staff training),
Technology Training Services provides fee-based computer training on common desktop computer application in use today. Courses can be taken both on Penn's campus at our centrally located computer training lab, or off-campus at a number of locations in downtown Philadelphia and the suburbs.
The HERS program is a summer residential program in Bryn Mawr which focuses on developing the leadership ability and management skill of women in faculty, staff, and administrative roles in higher education. (approx. $7500 fee includes housing although some past participants have commuted to the program.)
Given the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), there remain some questions regarding future policies on visitors to and events on campus. However, these grants can be used for many different types of engagements, including those hosted virtually. The program supports Global Policy Course Enrichment Grants that help Penn faculty make a course more policy-relevant by supporting the design of a new course, curricular redesign of an existing course, guest speakers from relevant policy communities, the development of policy-oriented case studies, or other creative connections with the policy world. DEADLINE EXTENDED: applications for the spring 2020 cycle are due by May 15, 2020.
Perry World House is currently accepting applications for its Penn Faculty Workshop Grant program. This program is designed to encourage collaboration between Penn faculty and Perry World House on one to two day academic workshops with support from PWH of up to $20,000. DEADLINE EXTENDED: applications for the spring 2020 cycle are due by May 15, 2020.
Perelman School of Medicine's Advance faculty professional development program is an institutional mentoring program designed to mentor faculty in: Attaining Teaching Excellence, Career Development and Achievement, Leadership and Management, Research, Scientific Writing, and Technology. Open to Penn Vet faculty and staff. Course calendar.
offered biannually by the University of Wisconsin, this weekend webinar aimed at housestaff and junior faculty is locally hosted by Penn Vet at no charge for its staff and students (last offered October 2015)
This certificate program is designed for clinicians and clinical research project managers without clinical research training to provide a solid basis for proposal development and research collaboration.
Penn's Institute for Biomedical Informatics' two-year, in-person program is designed to help practicing clinicians become biomedical informaticians proficient in informatics methods and clinical applications
Most of these opportunities are open to anyone in the Penn community.