University of Iowa


Global Research Partnership Award (application deadline 10/15/18)


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.

FERPA Training Requirements for Instructors (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

Call for Honorary Degree Nominations, Fall 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.

Nominations sought for Executive Vice President & Provost

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: