Sabbaticals

University Sabbatical to Industry

The objective of university to industry sabbaticals are to provide an immersive experience for university faculty to conduct research within the industry setting on a Center related project. While it is beyond the focus of the Center to coordinate opportunities, it is recognized that such experiences are beneficial to Center members and university faculty.

Faculty/Principal Investigator and industry person(s) shall determine all aspects of the immersive experience prior to and in coordination with the respective university and its requirements for such leave of absence.

Applications shall be submitted to edesign@psu.edu along with an abstract of the project and description of the activities the faculty member is expected to accomplish while at the industry site. Sabbaticals are to be approved by the Site Director and any existing policies of the university.

Industry Sabbatical to University

The objective of industry to university sabbaticals are to provide an immersive experience for an industry employee to conduct research at a university on a Center related project.

Faculty/Principal Investigator and industry person(s) shall determine all aspects of the immersive experience prior to and in coordination with the respective university and its requirements for visiting researchers.

Applications shall be submitted to edesign@psu.edu along with an abstract of the project and description of the activities the industry visitor is expected to accomplish. Sabbaticals are to be approved by the Site Director and any existing policies of the university.