University of Iowa


2019-2020 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Competition

I am excited to announce that the 2019-2020 competition for the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program is now open! The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers teaching, research and combination teaching/research awards in 137 countries for the 2019-2020 academic year. Opportunities are available for university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars and many others. 

Major Lecture: Exploring the Value of Strategic International Science Engagement

Please add to your calendar and distribute widely.  This is the fourth lecture in the “Commitment to Internationalization” series and is intended to spark further conversation around our Internationalization Vision.  I hope you will be able to attend.


The University of Iowa is pleased to invite you to a special event in the Commitment to Internationalization lecture series.

Exploring the Value of Strategic International Science Engagement

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2018 International Impact Award


Nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 International Impact Award.

The International Impact Award recognizes distinguished alumni and other individuals with significant ties to the UI who have made important contributions internationally or, in the case of international alumni, abroad in their home countries.

Invitation to April 27 Session: Faculty Perspectives on the Culture for Teaching and Classroom Innovation

I would like to encourage interested faculty and administrators—particularly deans, associate deans, DEOs, and directors of undergraduate studies in undergraduate colleges—to attend an upcoming session on “Faculty Perspectives on the Culture for Teaching and Classroom Innovation at the University of Iowa.” 

REMINDER: Outstanding TA Award Nominations (2018)



TO:            Deans, Directors and Departmental Executive Officers

FROM:      Thomas Schmidt, Chair, Council on Teaching

DATE:       January 20, 2018

The University of Iowa Council on Teaching announces the 29th annual Outstanding Teaching Assistant Awards and invites nominations for 2017-18.  This award recognizes teaching assistants who have demonstrated outstanding ability as teachers at the University of Iowa.