Congratulations to faculty in the College of Liberal Sciences who were approved for promotion and advancement: Promotion to Professor (Already Tenured) Jason Chan, Psychology Julia Dominguez, World Languages and Cultures Kirill Kovnir, Chemistry Bernard Lidicky, Mathematics Promotion to Associate Professor with Tenure Robbyn Anand, Chemistry Hua Bai, Genetics, Development, and Cell Biology Jeremy … Continue reading Provost announces faculty promotions and advancement
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences needs your help to celebrate our spring and summer LAS graduates! And it only takes one minute. We are collecting brief messages to be displayed on the Hilton video board at the LAS Convocation in Hilton Coliseum on Friday, May 13 at 7:00 PM. Please consider submitting a … Continue reading Congratulate our graduates!
Colleagues, Yesterday afternoon I delivered some important news to our department chairs about plans for the future. As you know, we’ve faced budget shortfalls in the past, and at least since enrollment started to decline at Iowa State University beginning in 2016-17, we have worked to cut costs across the college. This approach has mitigated … Continue reading Message from the Dean: Reimagining LAS
The ISU Foundation’s first-ever Forever True Day, a 24-hour event, will celebrate the impact of LAS and the Iowa State University. The event, similar to recent natonal Day of Giving campaigns, will begin at noon March 1 and run through noon March 2. Visitors to https://forevertrueday.com can explore several areas of the university and find … Continue reading Share the news and support Forever True Day
The LAS Representative Assembly is reviewing some potential changes to the LAS Governance Document, specifically about the Diversity and Inclusion Committee. When finalized, these changes will be available for review, and all LAS faculty will be invited to vote. If you are a faculty member, please watch for communication about the vote later this semester. … Continue reading Faculty vote on LAS Governance Document
Fifteen individuals from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences were honored as members of the ISU 25 Year Club, a long-standing tradition of recognizing long-term employees. Congratulations to the following faculty and staff and thank you for your years of service! Please join the college in congratulating your colleagues. Those celebrating 45 years of … Continue reading Congratulations to LAS members of the ISU 25 Year Club
All faculty should have received an invitation to fill out a Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education (COACHE) faculty satisfaction survey. Three separate surveys are available for faculty members of all rank. Read more about the surveys, from the Office of the Vice President and Provost here.
Congratulations to LAS faculty who were awarded grant funding from two college initiatives. The LAS Humanities Scholarship Enhancement Initiative (HSEI) is a research initiative designed to encourage and assist LAS humanities faculty seeking to enhance their scholarly productivity and impact by funding course releases awarded through a competitive process. Two faculty members received awards from … Continue reading Congratulations to grant award recipients