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Advocate AuroraAdministrative Fellowship

Become a Future Advocate Aurora Health Leader

The Advocate Aurora Health Administrative Fellowship is a one-year, post-graduate program. Fellows receive mentorship, hands-on training and exposure to many locations across the health care system to develop their skills as organizational leaders.

Program Facts


Fellows gain experience from corporate rotations as well as site and system-based projects, supported by our unique triad leadership model.

Program Overview

Goals & Objectives

We provide enterprise-wide exposure to executive leadership and help fellows develop critical skills.

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Fellows actively participate in high-level meetings and complete special projects, among other duties.

Fellow Responsibilities


Our goal is to place 100% of fellows in permanent positions at the end of the program.

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Executive Sponsor

Bill Santulli, Chief Operating Officer of Advocate Aurora Health, is the Executive Sponsor of the Advocate Aurora Administrative Fellowship. Bill is a former Administrative Fellow and has been a leader within the health system for 17 years. In 2018, he was one of Modern Healthcare’s Top 25 COOs.

Program Structure

The Administrative Fellowship program is focused on creating future leaders who thrive within the complexities of the health care business. Our goal is to provide current fellows with advisors who will foster their personal and professional growth. The program is structured in a unique “triad model,” which provides multi-faceted exposure anchored by a preceptor, a mentor and a physician executive.

Our program is rotation and project-based, with experiences in Human Resources, Business Development and Finance. The fellowship is rounded out by a strong professional development focus, offering formal leadership development training as well as networking, social events and exposure to executive leadership meetings.

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Fellowship Locations

Five fellowships and several locations were offered for the 2020–2021 year. Applicants were asked to rank their location preferences and interviewed accordingly. The 2020-2021 locations are:

Salary & Benefits

Advocate Aurora Health fellows are paid an annual salary that is competitive with other administrative fellowship programs around the country. Fellows receive the full benefits package available to employees as well as relocation assistance for those out of area.

Apply to the Program

Learn how to apply to the Advocate Aurora Administrative Fellowship and get information about the application process and requirements.

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