Application Information and Deadlines

Application

Interested candidates must apply directly to the program no later than Wednesday October 16th, 5:00pm (no late or incomplete applications will be considered). Please note: Due to the October 10th power outage, and associated difficulties the outage has caused many faculty, we are extending the application deadline from the original Oct. 14 deadline.

Letter of Support

As part of the application process, candidates must receive a letter of support from an individual who can speak to the candidate’s leadership potential. The letter must be received no later than Wednesday October 16th, 5:00pmPlease note: Due to the October 10th power outage, and associated difficulties the outage has caused many faculty, we are extending the application deadline from the original Oct. 10 deadline.

Selection Process

Participants will be carefully evaluated and selected by members of the Faculty Advisory Board and Program Sponsors based on their capacity to demonstrate two or more of the following characteristics:

  • Strong personal initiative and motivation                  

  • Ability to work well within a diverse group

  • Desire to contribute significantly  to the UC Berkeley community as a future leader

  • Interest in exploring collaboration opportunities for large, multidisciplinary projects

  • Evidence of leadership experience or potential

  • Ability to bring out the best in those around them

We will strive to select a diverse group of faculty in terms of departments, academic disciplines, demographic characteristics, and levels of leadership experience.

Applicants will be notified by Friday, November 22, 2019 regarding their candidacy.

Questions should be directed to the program team at facultyleadership@berkeley.edu