Graduate School Alumni Society Graduate Program Chair Leadership Award
The Graduate School Alumni Society Graduate Program Chair Leadership Award is intended to recognize faculty members for exemplary leadership benefiting graduate students and faculty in an existing graduate degree program at Penn State. Such leadership includes, but is not limited to: enhancement of student recruitment; professional development and placement; mentoring and promotion of faculty and students in the program; enhancement of program diversity, educational quality, resources, and national visibility; promotion of professional ethics and its integration into all elements of graduate programming (academic, research, professional conduct, etc.); and other efforts that enhance the stature of the graduate program both internally and externally.
2021-22 Nomination (deadline 10/1/21)
Graduate students, faculty, or staff may submit nominations to the nominee's graduate program head/chair.
Each graduate program is limited to one nomination.
2020-21 Graduate School Alumni Society Graduate Program Chair Leadership Award Recipient
- Melissa Rolls (Biochemistry, Eberly College of Science)
For more information please contact the Office of Graduate Fellowships and Awards Administration.