Tina Marie Vancas

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2217 Earth & Engineering Sciences Building
University Park, PA  16802
(814) 863-1590

Office:  418 Earth & Engineering Sciences Building

Job Description:

I am the Administrative Manager for the John A. Dutton e-Education Institute.  I began working for the Institute in September 2017. Prior to coming to the Institute, I worked in the Department of Geosciences as the Administrative Coordinator from 2011-2017.  I started my career at Penn State in 1993, since then I have worked in a variety of different colleges and departments.

Administrative Responsibilities:

Provide administrative support to the Director

Advise on overall budgetary strategies

Hire, Train and Supervise Staff 

Manage Director's Calendar

Appointments/Human Resources functions 

General, Endowment and Gift Fund management

Primary liaison with the Graduate School and  ADGER

Attend Human Resources, Financial and Team Leadership meetings