Executive Committee Meeting
The chapter's Executive Committee meets monthly during the academic year to consider relevant campus issues. Our next meeting will be on Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 7:30-9:30 pm, Room 137, Schaeffer Hall. All AAUP members are invited to attend our meetings.
Workshop on Promotion to Full Professor
The AAUP Workshop on Promotion to Full Professor took place on Tuesday, October 21, at 7:00 pm (reception at 6:30 pm), in the Lindquist Center’s Jones Common. The viewpoint of the Provost’s office was first provided, following which attendees divided into collegiate groups, and the dean or associate dean of each college discussed rules and expectations for their college.
The annual AAUP Promotion and Tenure Workshop took place on Monday, March 31, 2014, 7:00-9:00 pm (reception at 6:30 pm), in Art Building West, Room 116. The workshop addressed issues such as “unwritten” tenure rules, handling setbacks, the importance of mentors, and maintaining documentation. If you missed this event, a YouTube video is available here.
LWV Legislative Forum
The UI AAUP chapter and the League of Women Voters of Johnson County co-hosted a legislative forum on Sat., Jan. 25, 2014, 9:30-11:30 am at the Iowa City City Council Chambers. At the forum citizens posed questions to members of the Johnson County legislative delegation.
Annual Meeting & AAUP Iowa Conference Meeting
The annual meeting of the University of Iowa chapter of the AAUP and the spring meeting of the AAUP Iowa Conference took place on Saturday, April 13, 2013, in 116 Art Building West. Iowa Board of Regents President Craig Lang and President Pro Tem Bruce Rastetter spoke. Following their remarks members of a faculty panel as well as audience members asked questions of the speakers.