The Professional Staff Leadership Academy is a system-wide leadership program for academic professional and professional civil service employees meant to foster and sustain a culture of exceptional, dynamic, and transformational leadership at all levels throughout the University of Illinois System. The program includes a robust group of dynamic speakers, engaging and interactive leadership activities, facility tours, state legislative education, relevant literature reviews, system-wide networking, and a mentor program.
Applications for the fifth cohort to begin in 2023 are now being accepted. Candidates for the program must meet eligibility requirements and be able to attend all four conferences. To view program goals, curriculum, conference dates, and information about the application process, please see Professional Staff Leadership Academy on the System Human Resources website.
Applications and the required documents are due no later than 11:59 p.m. Monday, October 31, 2022.
If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact Jackie Billhymer, Assistant Director, Organizational Effectiveness at firstname.lastname@example.org or 217.333.2538.