The University of Iowa


Date: 10/29/2020

Election Day is almost here and we want to remind you that the University of Iowa fully supports your constitutional right to express your personal opinions regarding political candidates and issues. But there are a few guidelines you need to remember as an employee of a public institution. Faculty should review the political activity guidelines on the Office of the Provost website.

Date: 10/12/2020

Applications are now open for the Academic Year 2021-2022 Ida Cordelia Beam Distinguished Visiting Professorship Program. The Ida Beam Visiting Professorship program was established in 1978-1979 with the income from a bequest to the University of Iowa by the late Ida Cordelia Beam of Vinton. 

Please visit our website to access the guidelines, procedures, and application cover form. The Application deadlines are as follows: 

Date: 10/05/2020

We invite your nominations for the Regents Award for Faculty Excellence.  This award honors faculty members with distinguished records of achievement and provides a one-time stipend of $1,500.  Faculty can only receive the award once.  The current eligibility and criteria statement in the Award description is as follows:

Date: 09/21/2020

All pre-tenure faculty members are invited to attend an upcoming session hosted by the Office of the Provost regarding UI Promotion and Tenure on Friday, November 6th, 2020.  Online registration is required by Monday, November 2nd, 2020: UI Promotion and Tenure Qualtrics Survey.  Please encourage your pre-tenure faculty to attend.  

Date: 09/18/2020

This fall, the University of Iowa asks all faculty, staff, and postdocs to take two important surveys that identify where our community is excelling, and where we can improve.

It’s your community--we value your voice

Date: 09/09/2020

International Programs invites nominations for the 2020 Global Student Award. This award recognizes students who are deeply engaged in international education on campus or abroad.   

This year two Global Student Awards will be presented. One award will recognize a student who has made significant efforts toward campus internationalization, and another who is furthering globalization through their international research or study abroad program. The awards will be presented during International Education Week (November 16 – 20, 2020).

Date: 09/08/2020

DEADLINE:  Noon on Wednesday, November 25, 2020 (the day before Thanksgiving) 

Date: 09/03/2020

The Council on Teaching seeks applications for the Spring 2021 Teaching in Higher Education Travel Award

Date: 09/01/2020

Dear Students, Faculty, and Staff,

On behalf of the UI First-Generation Task Force, I am pleased to announce that we are now accepting nominations for this year’s 1stGen@Iowa Awards. These awards recognize first-generation student achievements as well as outstanding advocacy and support efforts of faculty and staff. Recipients of this year’s awards will be honored in November during our annual National First-Generation College Celebration week.