CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: UC Berkeley Faculty Leadership Academy - Fall 2020

September 9, 2019

Dear Colleagues,

The application period for the fall 2020 UC Berkeley Faculty Leadership Academy is now open. We warmly welcome applications from tenured Berkeley faculty who are interested in developing skills and knowledge for leadership on the Berkeley campus. To be considered, applicants must be tenured at the time of application. All else equal, preference will be given to Associate Professors or Professors not yet advanced across the Step-VI threshold. Please see the program website for more information. 

If you want to develop your readiness to lead large multidisciplinary project proposals and projects, to serve in administrative leadership roles at UC Berkeley, or to serve in other academic leadership roles, we encourage you to apply to participate in this program. And if you know colleagues who might be interested in this program, we hope you will encourage them to apply as well. 

Please note applications are due Monday, October 14th, 2019 and require a Letter of Support that is due Thursday, October 10th, 2019. To learn more about this opportunity and the application process visit: 

Our program team will be happy to answer any questions you may have; please contact them at


A. Paul Alivisatos
Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost

Benjamin Hermalin
Vice Provost for the Faculty

Angela Stopper
Chief Learning Officer