Texas Tech University

About PLI

President's Leadership Institute

The President's Leadership Institute provides a unique opportunity for both Faculty and Staff to participate in the same program while engaging with Texas Tech leadership and learning different skillsets and styles for leading in higher education.

Each year, approximately 20 aspiring leaders across campus are selected to participate in this innovative program and each year, these faculty and staff enhance the leadership dynamics within their colleges and departments.

The President's Leadership Institute is comprised of four in-person classroom sessions concluding with a graduation ceremony.


Leadership Excellence.


To empower faculty and staff with a leadership foundation guided by principles of engagement, innovation, inclusiveness, and impact.

The Application Process

Applications for the 2022-2023 President's Leadership Institute will be accepted August 15, 2022 through September 15, 2022.

A completed application requires three forms: Employee Application, Supervisor Approval Form, and AVP/Dean Approval Form.  All applications will be completed online.


Date Location Time
October 26, 2022 McKenzie Merket 8:00 - 4:30
November 18, 2022 Doak Conference Center 8:00 - 4:30
February 21, 2023 Red Raider Lounge 8:00 - 4:30
March 29, 2023 TLPDC  8:00 - 4:30
April 18, 2023 PLI Graduation 11:30-1:00

Contact Information

For more information, contact presidentsleadershipinstitute@ttu.edu or Jodie Billingsley, Associate Vice President for Human Resources at jodie.billingsley@ttu.edu.



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