Leadership Flight Academy

"Preparing faculty leaders to take flight"

The Office of the Provost’s Leadership and Professional Development Initiative invites you to apply to join the Inaugural 2020-2021 Leadership Flight Academy Cohort!

The Academy will convene a total of seven times for day-long sessions to meet with and learn from FAU’s executive leadership team. This program will enhance faculty participants’ knowledge of the complexities, challenges, benefits, and the joys of serving as a leader in higher education. Full-time faculty members seeking to further develop their leadership skills are encouraged to apply.

Program Objectives

Understand the breadth and depth of FAU
Develop skills of emerging campus leaders
Heighten awareness of current issues in higher education
Complete a group project to benefit the institution


Participants must be able to attend the Kick-Off event on April 16, 2020 from 4-7 p.m. as well as all seven FAU Leadership Flight Academy day-long training sessions on the following Mondays:

August 31st, September 21st, October 19th, and November 16th 2020
February 15th, March 22nd, and April 19th 2021

Applicants should complete the application below by 5:00pm on Friday, February 7, 2020.
Applicants will be notified of their status by the end of March.

For more information, please contact Dr. Jenny Bloom, Provost Fellow for Leadership and Professional Development at bloomj@fau.edu.

Frequently Asked Questions

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