Graduate students conducting research in CLAS departments
Elected Fellows to the American Association for the Advancement of Science
Pulitzer Prizes won by UI faculty and alumni
Millions of dollars in external funding, FY 2019
As part of a top-tier public Research I university, our college holds scholarly, scientific, and artistic discovery at the heart of our mission.
Throughout our departments and programs, our professors are at the forefront of their disciplines. They bring their world-class research and artistry into their classrooms, studios, and labs, giving students the unparalleled opportunity to learn right from the source of the latest innovations in knowledge and practice.
Graduate students and many undergraduates work side-by-side with faculty members, conducting breakthrough research that advances our understanding of ourselves and the complex, ever-changing world in which we live.
The creation of knowledge and understanding is an exhilarating and never-ending mission—and is at the core of every University of Iowa liberal arts and sciences education.
Jacki Rand helps UI students understand the original indigenous peoples of North America
Caroline Tolbert and UI Ph.D. alum publish book on accessible voting laws
Pregnancy 24/7: Kara Whitaker awarded $3.5 million to study impact of sedentary behavior on pregnancy
Gary Pierce awarded NIH grant to study isolated systolic hypertension