University of Iowa

Announcements

Date: 09/04/2018

Colleagues, 

I’m excited to announce a new international research funding opportunity. Submissions are now being accepted for the Global Research Partnership Award (GRPA)

The GRPA is intended to assist new or expanding international partnerships and/or facilitate future joint research projects, with two awards available for up to $10,000 each. All full-time University of Iowa faculty are eligible to apply.

Date: 09/04/2018

DEADLINE:  Wednesday, November 28 by noon. 

Date: 08/22/2018

Over the next few months, departments and colleges will be involved in the process of arriving at recommendations for the awarding of tenure, and for promotions in all academic ranks. The policies and procedures related to promotion and tenure are provided in the links below.    

Date: 08/22/2018

TO:         Faculty, Staff and Students          

FROM:  Gail Agrawal, Co-chair, Executive Vice President & Provost Search              
                Teresa Mangum, Co-chair, Executive Vice President & Provost Search       
                Russ Ganim, President Faculty Senate     
                Michael Hesseltine, President Staff Council           
                Hira Mustafa, President Undergraduate Student Government      
                Dexter Golinghorst, President Graduate and Professional Student Government    

Date: 08/21/2018

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a federal law that establishes confidentiality requirements and student rights to inspect and review education records.  All UI instructors, including TAs and Adjuncts, are required to complete the online FERPA training module and quiz at least once during their employment at the University.  After having completed the training, instructors will be required to attes

Date: 08/16/2018

The University of Iowa Honorary Degree Selection Committee seeks nominations for the 2018-19 academic year. These prestigious awards may be conferred upon individuals who have demonstrated extraordinary achievements in such areas as research, scholarship, education, artistic creation, social activism, human rights, innovation or invention beneficial to society, and humanitarian outreach. Nominations where philanthropy or the possibility of future endowments are the main focus will not be considered. Please note: this award is not conferred posthumously.

Date: 08/13/2018

TO:         Faculty, Staff and Students          

FROM:  Gail Agrawal, Co-chair, Executive Vice President & Provost Search    
               Teresa Mangum, Co-chair, Executive Vice President & Provost Search       
                Russ Ganim, President Faculty Senate     
                Michael Hesseltine, President Staff Council           
                Hira Mustafa, President Undergraduate Student Government      
                Dexter Golinghorst, President Graduate and Professional Student Government  

Date: 07/23/2018

Greetings, Hawkeye Colleagues.

 

In a few weeks, the On Iowa! 2018 program will be in full swing to welcome our campus community's newest students. We still have a variety of volunteer positions to fill during this very exciting -- and busy -- time of year.

 

Date: 07/10/2018

Dear Colleagues,

 

As co-chairs of the search committee, we are pleased to announce the search for a new Executive Vice President & Provost is underway.  We invite members of the UI community and friends of the university to nominate professionals whom they believe to be qualified to serve as the next Executive Vice President & Provost.

 

Date: 06/25/2018

Dear Colleagues, 

As co-chairs of the search committee, we are pleased to announce the search for a new Executive Vice President & Provost is underway.  We invite members of the UI community and friends of the university to nominate professionals whom they believe to be qualified to serve as the next Executive Vice President & Provost.  

You will find relevant information about the search, including how to apply or nominate, on the University of Iowa Provost Search website at:  https://search.provost.uiowa.edu/