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Padma Patil is the Analysis and Research Associate for the Office of the Vice President for Commonwealth Campuses (OVPCC). In addition to supporting executives in OVPCC, she works with campus chancellors and their staff to provide institutional research and program analysis to further the goals and mission of Penn State’s 20 Commonwealth Campuses.
Prior to joining OVPCC, Padma was a research associate in the University’s Office of Planning and Assessment and previously served as a strategic planning specialist in the College of the Liberal Arts. In addition to her administrative roles, Padma has spent time in the classroom teaching advanced undergraduate courses in professional writing and marketing communications.
Before working at Penn State, Padma held various positions in product management and marketing for the consumer packaged goods industry. She holds an A.B. in French Literature, an M.B.A. in management, and an M.M.H. in hospitality management, all from Cornell University.