Three selected as Administrative Fellows for 2020-21

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Administrative Fellows Program offers Penn State faculty and staff the opportunity to work with senior University officers to gain knowledge and experiences pertaining to the challenges of leadership in the academic community.

For the 2020-21 academic year, the Administrative Fellows are:

  • Andrea Tapia, professor of information sciences and technology. Her mentor will be Nicholas Jones, Penn State executive vice president and provost.
  • Linghao Zhong, professor of chemistry and assistant director of Academic Affairs, Penn State Mont Alto. His mentor will be Madlyn Hanes, vice president for Commonwealth Campuses and executive chancellor.
  • Moradeyo Olorunnisola, director of Admissions, Schreyer Honors College. Her mentor will be Tracey Huston, vice president for Outreach.
Penn State Administrative Fellows 2020-21

The Penn State Administrative Fellows for academic year 2020-21 are, left to right, Andrea Tapia, Linghao Zhong and Moradeyo Olorunnisola.

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The Administrative Fellows Program enables participants to strengthen their administrative talents and qualifications by working with a Penn State leader in a mentoring relationship. Fellows increase their understanding of the contexts within which decisions are made and of the work done in units across the University.

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