Penn Engineering staff are dedicated and central to the mission of increasing and promoting diversity and inclusion in the School. To enhance these efforts, the School is committed to attracting and hiring a diverse and highly qualified workforce.
The School also advances the ability for members of the staff to support efforts across diversity and inclusion by providing professional development opportunities, such as hosting a Summer Training Series, where topics have included:
- Diversity, equity and inclusion and impact not only on everyday lives, but also on how work is done at Penn Engineering
- Global perspectives on identity and social justice
- Discussion on higher education case studies
- Ways to build more inclusive spaces for international students and visitors at Penn Engineering.