Brad Allison, public safety, elected president of the Iowa Crime Prevention Association.
Rick Altman, cinema and comparative literature, recipient of the Limina Award from the Udine Conference for his book Silent Film Sound.
Joseph Cavanaugh, biostatistics, appointed associate editor for the reviews section of The Journal of the American Statistical Association and The American Statistician.
Stephen Dunbar, Iowa Testing Programs, named to National Academy of Sciences’ Board on Testing and Assessment.
Julie Hochstrasser, art and art history, elected to the executive board of the Historians of Netherlandish Art.
Neal Kohatsu, epidemiology, elected president of the American College of Preventive Medicine.
George “Geordie” Lawry, internal medicine, recipient of the 2005 Laureate Award, given by the Iowa Chapter of the American College of Physicians.
Larry Weber, civil and environmental engineering, appointed to the science panel of the Upper Mississippi River System Navigation and Ecosystem Sustainability Program.