University of Iowa

Regents Award for Faculty Excellence

Given by the Board of Regents, State of Iowa, the award honors faculty members for work representing a significant contribution to excellence in public education. The University of Iowa will select up to six faculty members each year to receive this award and will award each recipient a $1,000 one-time stipend. The recipients are announced and presented in the spring semester.

Please see the guidelines for nominations.

2018 recipients 

  • Susan Assouline, Belin-Blank Center, College of Education
  • Barry Carter, Pharmacy Practice & Sciences, College of Pharmacy
  • Donna Hammond, Pharmacology, Carver College of Medicine
  • Karen Heimer, Sociology, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
  • Dan Moore, Music, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
  • Peter Thorne, professor and head of Occupational & Environmental Health, College of Public Health

Past recipients