Associate Dean Searches

UPDATE 12/4:

View the announcement of the Associate Dean appointments!


UPDATE 11/20:

Below are links to the anonymous feedback surveys and CVs for the candidates for CLAS Associate Dean for the Arts and Humanities. The surveys are open until 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, November 24.

Steve McGuire

Video:

CV:

Survey:


Roland Racevskis

NEW LINK: Video:

CV:

Survey:


UPDATE 11/13:

The Search Committee for the position of Associate Dean for the Arts and Humanities is pleased to announce open forums for the position. The name of each candidate and their CV will be announced by email the work day before their open forum. When both open forums are done, we will post video of the forums and links to feedback surveys online. 

Associate Dean for the Arts and Humanities Open Forums

  • Candidate #1: 2:30-3:30 p.m., Monday, November 18, 109 EPB: Steve McGuire, Professor and Director, School of Art and Art History.
  • Candidate #2: 2:30-3:30 p.m., Tuesday, November 19, IMU Iowa Theatre (166 IMU): Roland Racevskis, Professor, Department of French and Italian. 

UPDATE 11/7:

Below are links to the videos, feedback surveys, and CVs of the candidates for CLAS Associate Dean for the Natural, Mathematical, and Social Sciences. The surveys are open until 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, November 13.

Jodie Plumert

Video:

CV:

Survey:


Maggy Tomova

Video:

CV:

Survey:


UPDATE 11/6:

Open forums for the position of CLAS Associate Dean for the Natural, Mathematical, and Social Sciences:

  • 2:30-3:30 p.m.; Tuesday, November 5; Big Ten Theatre (348 IMU): Jodie Plumert, Professor and Starch Faculty Fellow, Psychological and Brain Sciences (See Jodie Plumert's CV.)
  • 2:30-3:30 p.m.; Wednesday, November 6; Big Ten Theatre (348 IMU): Maggy Tomova, Professor and DEO, Mathematics (See Maggy Tomova's CV.)

UPDATE 11/1: Here are the CVs, feedback surveys, and video for each candidate for Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives:

Mary Hall Reno:

 

David Ryfe:

 

Sara Sanders:

 


Update 10-23:

The Search Committee for the positions of Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives and Associate Dean for the Natural, Mathematical, and Social Sciences is pleased to announce open forums for these two positions.

The name of each candidate will be announced by email the day before their open forum. When all open forums are done for each position, we will post video of the forums online. 

Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives

  • Candidate #1 (David Ryfe, Professor and Director, School of Journalism and Mass Communication): 2:30-3:30 p.m., Tuesday, October 29, 70 Van Allen Hall
  • Candidate #2 (Mary Hall Reno, Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy): 2:30-3:30 p.m., Wednesday, October 30, 101 Becker Communication Studies Building
  • Candidate #3 (Sara Sanders, Professor and director, School of Social Work): 2:30-3:30 p.m., Thursday, October 31, 348 Iowa Memorial Union (Big Ten Theatre)

Associate Dean for the Natural, Mathematical, and Social Sciences

  • Candidate #1: 2:30-3:30 p.m., Tuesday, November 5, 348 Iowa Memorial Union (Big Ten Theatre)
  • Candidate #2: 2:30-3:30 p.m., Wednesday, November 6, 348 Iowa Memorial Union (Big Ten Theatre)

Update 10-21:

The Search Committee is re-advertising the internal search for the position of Associate Dean for the Arts and Humanities. We encourage all faculty at the rank of Professor in the arts and humanities to consider applying for the position. Here is the link to the position; advertising ends November 4: https://jobs.uiowa.edu/faculty/view/73825 

If you know of a colleague whom you think would be an innovative and collaborative leader for the arts and humanities, please encourage them to apply, or nominate them by sending an email to one of the Search Committee co-chairs: Ana Rodríguez-Rodríguez (ana-m-rodriguez@uiowa.edu) or Jerry Moon (jerald-moon@uiowa.edu).

If you are considering applying and would like to learn more about the position, please contact Dean Goddard at steve-goddard@uiowa.edu. All inquiries and nominations will be kept confidential.


Update 9/27:

Links to UI job listings:

Associate Deans for the Arts and Humanities (new listing as of 10-21)

Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives (advertising completed)

Associate Dean for the Natural, Mathematical, and Social Sciences (advertising completed)


Update 9/18:

The search committee has been announced:

Dean                     Steve Goddard, Dean, CLAS

Admin                   Alaina Hanson, Faculty HR, CLAS

Co-Chair               Jerry Moon, Professor, CSD

Co-Chair               Ana Rodríguez-Rodríguez, Associate Professor, Spanish & Portuguese

Member              Dan Matheson, Associate Professor of Instruction, Health & Human Physiology

Member              Becca Tritten, Division Administrator, World Languages, Literatures, & Cultures

Member              Maurine Neiman, Associate Professor, Biology

Member              George Hospodarsky, Associate Research Scientist, Physics & Astronomy

Member              Craig Gibson, Professor, Classics

Member              Ben Coelho, Professor, Music

Member              Sara Mitchell, Professor, Political Science

Member              Rachel McLaren, Associate Professor, Communication Studies

Member              Mary Beth Easley, Associate Professor, Theatre Arts


The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is searching internally for:

  • Associate Dean for the Arts and Humanities
  • Associate Dean for the Natural, Mathematical, and Social Sciences
  • Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives

The searches will be conducted by a joint Search Committee. A call for nominations of individuals to serve on the Search Committee went out to CLAS faculty and staff on Thursday, August 29. Dean Steve Goddard will decide on the members of the Search Committee.

Updates to the search process, including the names of the Search Committee members, will be listed here.