Jean Robillard

MEDIA ADVISORY: Dr. Jean Robillard media availability on Thursday, July 30

Jean Robillard will assume his role as interim president of the University of Iowa on August 1. He will hold a media availability to provide an update on the presidential search and answer questions about the upcoming academic semester.

UI presidential search committee to meet July 30

The University of Iowa Presidential Search and Screen Committee will hold a telephonic meeting from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, July 30.

JPEC program to help UI faculty innovators take inventions to market

The University of Iowa’s John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center (JPEC) will sponsor an abridged version of its Venture School program to help University of Iowa faculty innovators determine if a business market exists for their inventions.

Presidential Search and Screen Committee encouraged by candidate pool

University of Iowa on track to name new president in September
The firm handling the University of Iowa’s search for a new president says 11 candidates have submitted applications, 16 have said they will apply, and 45 are seriously considering applying. The firm provided an update July 2 during a telephonic meeting of the Presidential Search and Screen Committee.

UI presidential search committee to meet July 2

Telephonic meeting to be live-streamed
The University of Iowa Presidential Search and Screen Committee will hold a telephonic meeting on Thursday, July 2, from noon to 1 pm. Live audio streaming during the meeting and a recording upon its conclusion will be available.
Sally Mason greeting reception guests.

UI community says goodbye to Masons

Levitt Center hosts farewell reception for President Mason and her husband
See photos from the farewell reception for UI President Sally Mason and her husband, Professor Ken Mason.

UI TIER update: June 15

As the UI moves forward with the Iowa Board of Regents’ TIER project, campus leaders are committed to keeping colleagues informed. Here are the latest developments across academic and business cases.

Robillard encourages presidential nominations

Jean Robillard, vice president for medical affairs at the University of Iowa, sent a message to all UI faculty, staff, and students, encouraging them to nominate candidates for the UI presidency.