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Emerging Leader program

Practicing Leader program

Emerging Leader Program

Admission into the Emerging Leader program is available bi-annually. This program is offered to high performing employees who are recommended by their supervisor. Applicants must meet a minimum of two years work experience within the University, and one year within the sponsoring department. They must also meet/exceed expectations rating on their last performance evaluation, and have no performance issues in the past year. Supervisor commitment is required.

To enroll in the Emerging Leader program:

  1. Attend a live Competency Based Programs Overview session. Session details and registration are available in ULearn (http://ulearn.miami.edu). Search for these sessions using the keyword “competency.”
  2. Supervisors should discuss the Emerging Leader Program with their candidates. It is recommended that supervisors enroll no more than two employees that are direct reports, to ensure the supervisor can support them in their development efforts.
  3. Candidate and his/her supervisor complete and submit the Emerging Leader Application packet by the application deadline of Friday, April 19, 2013.
  1. Candidate Application: http://pdto.miami.edu/PDTO_SERVER/LA/UM_EL_Application.pdf
  2. Supervisor Recommendation: http://pdto.miami.edu/PDTO_SERVER/LA/EL_Supervisor_Recommendation_and_Committment_Application.pdf

NOTE: Only completed application packets received by the deadline will be considered.


Practicing Leader Program

Admission into the Practicing Leader program is available bi-annually. This program is offered only to employees in supervisory positions (anyone with direct reports i.e., supervisors, managers, directors).

To enroll in the Practicing Leader program:

  1. Attend a live Competency Based Programs Overview session. Session details and registration are available in ULearn (http://ulearn.miami.edu). Search for these sessions using the keyword “competency.”
  2. Complete the Practicing Leader Application. Click on this link to complete and submit the application: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/PLapplication