University of Iowa

Monthly Mailing to Deans - October 2016

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TO: Deans  
FROM: P. Barry Butler
Executive Vice President and Provost

October 28, 2016

Highlights of recent/upcoming activity:

Events and deadlines:

Date Event/Deadline Responsible
Oct. 30 Deadline to apply for Summer Research Fellowships Tenured/tenure track faculty
Nov. 16 Internationalization and the Geopolitics of Higher Education Public
Nov. 17 World Canvass: Higher Education in the Age of Internationalization. Public
Nov. 20 Deadline to apply for Major Projects Awards Tenured/tenure track faculty
Dec. 1 Deadline to apply for Strategic Global Initiatives Award Faculty/research staff
Apr. 1, 2017 Deadline to submit proposals for Provost’s Global Forum Tenured, tenure track, clinical track, research track faculty
June 30, 2017 Expiration of current phased retirement program for faculty and staff Faculty/staff

Recent communications:

Date From To Item Action
Oct. 4 Kevin D. Ward
Georgina Dodge
Kevin Kregel
Deans, Directors, and DEOs Annual policy reminders – UI Accessibility Statement and the UI Nondiscrimination Statement Information/share
Oct. 4 Downing Thomas Deans, Directors, and DEOs IP Funding Initiatives: Call for Proposals Information/share
Oct. 20 P. Barry Butler
Cheryl Reardon
Deans, Directors, and DEOs Phased Retirement Program Information/share
Oct. 21 Downing Thomas Deans, Directors, and DEOs Major lecture on internationalization Information/share/RSVP
Oct. 26 Kevin Kregel
Cheryl Reardon
Dan Reed
Faculty and Staff Annual Notification of Conflicts of Interest Policies Information/share