Faculty Speakers Bureau

Invite Penn State faculty into your classroom

Enrich your students’ learning experience by inviting a member of Penn State Shenango's faculty into your classroom virtually, at your high school, or on campus. Our world-class subject matter experts and researchers are available to supplement your curriculum through the examination of a specific topic area of your choosing.

Select a topic from an extensive array of subjects

Members of the Faculty Speakers Bureau teach in a variety of disciplines, including STEM, humanities, social sciences, and more. Select a topic you'd like to explore with your students, and we will connect you with an expert who can partner with you to enrich their learning.

Allied Health and nursing

  • Disease prevention (including specific diseases) 
  • Health policy and administration
  • Health and wellbeing 
  • Physical therapy
  • Nursing
  • Occupational therapy
  • Orthopedics
  • Stress management 
  • Work-life balance

Business and technology

  • Accounting
  • Artificial intelligence (AI)
  • Business history
  • Cybersecurity (including analytics and operations, global trends, and local impacts)
  • Digital footprints
  • Economics (including evaluation on the health care industry and issues in economics) 
  • Entrepreneurship 
  • Finance
  • Health policy and administration
  • Information technology
  • Management
  • New business start-ups
  • Organizational operations
  • Project management


  • Biology
  • Chemistry (including green chemistry)
  • Plants
  • Sustainability 

Liberal arts and social sciences

  • American studies
  • Building individual resilience 
  • Communications (including communications and technology) 
  • Coping with stress and difficulties
  • Crime
  • Criminal justice
  • English
  • Family studies
  • Family life education
  • Human development (including identity exploration)
  • Media and journalism 
  • Professional communication
  • Psychology
  • Research and composition
  • Restorative practices 
  • Sociology
  • Studying abroad 
  • Supporting self-regulating skills in early childhood
  • International relations
  • Women's history (including foreign relations)
  • World War 2 

Request a speaker

Complete this form to begin the process of finding a speaker who is the perfect fit for your classroom goals. We’ll be in touch within two business days to discuss your faculty speaker visit.

Please select your preferred presentation mode
Please note that this request is dependent on availability. We will work to deliver on accommodating your preferred structure, but presentation mode and/or time may need to be adjusted.