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Bassiri-Gharb Selected as Fellow of ELATES Professional Leadership Program
Nazanin Bassiri-Gharb, Harris Saunders Jr. Chair and Professor in the George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering with a joint appointment in MSE, has been selected to participate in Drexel University’s Executive Leadership in Academic Technology, Engineering and Science (ELATES at Drexel) program, a one of a kind professional development program for women in academic STEM fields.
The 2020-21 class of Fellows includes 30 women faculty from 22 different institutions across the US and Canada. As part of ELATES at Drexel, Bassiri-Gharb will spend one year focusing on increasing personal and professional leadership effectiveness, leading and managing change initiatives within institutions, using strategic finance and resource management to enhance organizational missions, and creating a network of exceptional women who bring organizational perspectives and deep personal capacity to the institutions and society they serve.