The University of Iowa


Date: 01/25/2021

The Council on Teaching seeks applications for the Summer 2021 Teaching in Higher Education Travel Award

Date: 01/25/2021

It is my pleasure to share with you the 2020 annual report from University of Iowa International Programs. The report offers a glimpse into the many ways in which the UI continues to internationalize its campus despite the challenges brought on by the pandemic.

Date: 01/19/2021

TO:         All Faculty, Staff, and Students

FROM:   Associate Provost Tanya Uden-Holman

DATE:    January 2021

RE:         Call for Nominations:  The Lola Lopes Award for Undergraduate Student Advocacy

With the Lola Lopes Award for Undergraduate Student Advocacy, the Office of the Provost each year honors a current University of Iowa administrator, staff member, or faculty member (in a non-teaching role) who supports undergraduate education and who serves as a strong, effective advocate for undergraduate students.

Date: 01/05/2021

We are now accepting First-Year Seminar proposals for fall 2021. First-Year Seminar instructors are highly engaged in student development and have an active, important role in their students' transition to college. As a result, First-Year Seminars introduce new, first year students to important principles and academic expectations that will help them be successful at The University of Iowa. In addition, First-Year Seminars provide students with an opportunity to work closely with UI faculty, instructional staff, or a senior-level administrator.  

Date: 12/14/2020

The University of Iowa Council on Teaching invites you to submit nominations for the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Awards for 2020-21.  This award recognizes teaching assistants who have demonstrated outstanding ability as teachers at the University of Iowa.  The Office of the Provost has authorized the Council on Teaching to give up to 30 awards each year.  Awardees receive a $1,000 check and a certificate.  PLEASE NOTE:  The total amount of this award may be influenced or modified depending on the current financial aid received by the awardee.

Date: 10/29/2020

Election Day is almost here and we want to remind you that the University of Iowa fully supports your constitutional right to express your personal opinions regarding political candidates and issues. But there are a few guidelines you need to remember as an employee of a public institution. Faculty should review the political activity guidelines on the Office of the Provost website.

Date: 10/12/2020

Applications are now open for the Academic Year 2021-2022 Ida Cordelia Beam Distinguished Visiting Professorship Program. The Ida Beam Visiting Professorship program was established in 1978-1979 with the income from a bequest to the University of Iowa by the late Ida Cordelia Beam of Vinton. 

Please visit our website to access the guidelines, procedures, and application cover form. The Application deadlines are as follows: 

Date: 10/05/2020

We invite your nominations for the Regents Award for Faculty Excellence.  This award honors faculty members with distinguished records of achievement and provides a one-time stipend of $1,500.  Faculty can only receive the award once.  The current eligibility and criteria statement in the Award description is as follows:

Date: 09/21/2020

All pre-tenure faculty members are invited to attend an upcoming session hosted by the Office of the Provost regarding UI Promotion and Tenure on Friday, November 6th, 2020.  Online registration is required by Monday, November 2nd, 2020: UI Promotion and Tenure Qualtrics Survey.  Please encourage your pre-tenure faculty to attend.