Sarah J. Buszka


Sarah J. Buszka is a public servant in higher education. From starting her career in brain imaging research, to leading a portfolio of six critical infrastructure & cyberinfrastructure services at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, to serving as a trusted advisor and strategic partner within Stanford University's schools and departments on technology strategy - she thrives in the higher education ecosystem.

Serving as the Chair of the EDUCAUSE Young Professionals Advisory Committee (YPAC), Sarah is committed to building a world where young professionals are necessary strategic partners in the business of higher education IT.

Sarah is pursuing her Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree at Cornell University, and expects to graduate in December 2024. She received her B.S. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Psychology, Neurobiology, and Russian Language & Literature.

EDUCAUSE Publications

  • How Senior Leaders Support Young Professionals
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    Two former members of the EDUCAUSE Young Professionals Advisory Committee discuss how senior leadership is supporting younger staff in the higher ed tech industry.

  • The Holiday Recharge
    • Multimedia
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    Hosts Sarah and Wes discuss how to disengage from work concerns when it's time for a long break and how to avoid vacation whiplash on your return.

EDUCAUSE Presentations