NMC Campus Leader
Ms. Vedantham comes to Penn from the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. At Stockton, she directed the Southern Regional Educational Technology Training Center (ETTC) for six years providing professional development and technology models for college faculty and K-12 teachers. She also served as Interim Associate Provost and as Director of Instructional Technology. Ms. Vedantham holds her New Jersey Principal Certificate and served for two years as Director of Grants and Community Initiatives at Stafford Township School District. In the mid-90s, Ms. Vedantham served as Program Officer at the Telecommunications Opportunities Program at the United States Department of Commerce.
Ms. Vedantham completed her Masters in Public Affairs from the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University and her Bachelors and Masters in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). She is pursuing her doctorate in Higher Education Management at Penn's Graduate School of Education.
New Media Responsibilities
Manage a high-tech center that includes a digital media lab. Organize professional development and general workshops on instructional technology and desktop applications. Work collaboratively with academic support services providers to create a streamlined, integrated, collaborative space for undergraduates.