Ida Beam Visiting Professorships - Current Year Visitors

2016-17 Visiting Professors

Visiting Professors Sponsoring Department Date(s) Scheduled
Janine di Giovanni; Newsweek, New America Foundation, Columbia University International Writing Program, School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Iowa Writers' Workshop, Nonfiction Writing Program, and the UI Center for Human Rights September 26-30, 2016
James English, University of Pennsylvania Department of English, University of Iowa Libraries March 6-8, 2017
Rivka Galchen, Columbia University Iowa Writers’ Workshop March 3-7, 2017
Jay Hakes Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Department of History, Department of Political Science November 8-12, 2016
Greil Marcus; University of California, Berkeley Nonfiction Writing Program, Department of English, School of Music, School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Department of American Studies March 22-24, 2017
D.A. Powell, University of San Francisco Iowa Writers’ Workshop, International Writing Program, Frank Magid Writing Center for Undergraduate Writers, Department of English October 17-21, 2016
JoAnne Stubbe, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Department of Chemistry Spring 2017
Frank Trommler, University of Pennsylvania Department of German, Obermann Center for Advanced Studies, Department of History, African American Studies, School of Art and Art History October 5-9, 2016
Maiken Umbach, Nottingham University Department of History, School of Art and Art History, Department of German, Obermann Center for Advanced Studies October 22-25, 2016
Ying String Quartet, Eastman School of Music University of Iowa String Quartet Residency Program, Hancher, Jazz and African American Studies February 5-12, 2017