Bethany Slater


Research Interests: nonprofits, capacity, emergency food programs, food insecurity

Dissertation Title: "Capacity in Grassroots Nonprofit Organizations: Perspectives from Emergency Food Providers"

Dissertation Chair: Judith Saidel

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About Bethany

Bethany is in her 5th year of the PhD program with research and teaching interests in nonprofit management. She has four years of consulting experience conducting program evaluations and advocacy work and five years experience working as a senior manager at a large nonprofit overseeing grant-writing, advocacy and member program departments. While at Rockefeller, she was selected to be a Penn Social Impact Doctoral Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania in 2014 and won the Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching Award for the Public Administration Department in 2013.

Teaching Experience

  • "*Introduction to Nonprofits and Nonprofit Management *Undergraduate Internship Coordinator and Course Instructor for Public Affairs Capstone"