SLHRD Joins Excellence Network for Outstanding Human Resource Development Program

02/10/16

The School of Leadership & Human Resource Development (SLHRD) has joined the Academy of Human Resource Development (AHRD) Program Excellence Network (PEN), a new organization dedicated to promoting and strengthening exemplary human resources programs.

In its operating years, PEN has provided opportunities for Human Resource Development (HRD) professionals to network, share practices, engage in professional development, and participate in benchmarking surveys.

Dr. Sunyoung Park, SLHRD assistant professor, serves as the school’s delegate in PEN. She will attend the annual PEN meeting and follow up the meeting agenda to strengthen SLHRD programs, benchmark other programs in PEN, and enhance scholarly and social networks among the institutions. LSU is one of 22 member institutions of AHRD’s PEN.

The network’s primary mission is to strengthen HRD academic programs and foster excellence in teaching HRD. It provides a forum for its members to explore, learn, and work together to shape the future direction of HRD education in both professional development and teaching.

The PEN is committed to strengthening HRD academic programs and promoting excellence in teaching HRD. It provides a forum for its members to explore, learn, and work together to shape the future direction of HRD education. This includes professional development as well as fostering the scholarship of teaching.

About SLHRD
The LSU School of Leadership & Human Resource Development (SLHRD) offers programs dedicated to producing world class practitioners, leaders, and instructors in Leadership and Human Resource Development.

Visit the School of Leadership & Human Resource Development at lsu.edu/shrewd

About CHSE

The College of Human Sciences & Education (CHSE) is a nationally accredited division of Louisiana State University. The College is comprised of the School of Education, the School of Leadership and Human Resource Development, the School of Kinesiology, the School of Library and Information Science, the School of Social Work, and the University Laboratory School. These combined schools offer 8 undergraduate degree programs and 18 graduate programs, enrolling more than 1,900 undergraduate and 977 graduate students. The College is committed to achieving the highest standards in teaching, research, and service and is continually working to improve its programs.

Visit the College of Human Sciences & Education at chse.lsu.edu.