The Faculty Handbook areas noted below contain information about the university and the surrounding community. This handbook should not be viewed as a complete guide to academics, research, and other services. It is intended as a reference guide to orient faculty to the university and also direct faculty to more detailed sources of information such as:

For additional information, please contact your department, college, or the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost. Your Collegiate Faculty HR representative can also assist you with HR-related questions, or find the faculty information section on your college's web site

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University Strategic Plan

Priorities and Goals for the University of Iowa

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University Organization and Governance

Organizational Charts and Shared Governance

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Policies and Procedures

Selected faculty-related policies and procedures

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Teaching Resources

Resources to promote excellent teaching and effective learning environments and opportunities.

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Research Resources

Funding opportunities and research resources. 

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Service Opportunities

Shared governance, organizations, committees

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Work/Life Resources

Build a Career | Build a Life resources for work/life balance

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Commitment, resources, and training opportunities

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Faculty Benefits Guide

Insurance, leave, flexible spending accounts, retirement, wellness