Faculty and Staff

Penn State offers a variety of resources and opportunities for faculty and staff members. From benefits and human resources information to technology help and business services, you’ll find a collection of resources for working at the University below.

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New Faculty, Promotions, Tenure, and Awards

Learn more about new faculty and staff members, faculty who have recently received promotions or have been promoted and tenured, and awards received by Penn State Altoona faculty and staff.

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Academic Divisions

The faculty of Penn State Altoona, with the exception of campus librarians, are all members of one of four academic divisions.

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Resources for Assisting Students

Red Folder Initiative
Assisting students in distress

Care and Concern Report
Sharing concerns about a student's academic progress, wellness, or safety

Don't Cancel That Class
Request a workshop during your class time

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Improving Your Mental Health Knowledge

Recognizing the importance of well-being for students, faculty, and staff, we have curated a comprehensive collection of resources to support your journey in gaining insight into mental health and trauma.

In the pursuit of creating an inclusive and compassionate educational environment, we invite you to explore the resources provided here, which encompass valuable information, tools, and strategies to enhance your knowledge and skills in promoting mental health and resilience.

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News, Events, Publications, Etc.

The Office of Strategic Communications is focused on promoting our college to prospective students and their families by sharing the success stories of students, faculty, staff, and alums. We offer support for web design, story writing, graphic and publication design, photography, social media promotion and more. Request services using the forms found on our site.