A collaborative research project led by the University of Iowa recently received a $20,000 grant from Unizin to investigate instructional practices that promote student reading in higher education. The UI, a member of the Unizin consortium, also committed $20,000 to the project.
The OneIT roadmaps are now available, outlining current and planned technology projects happening on campus in the next two years.
Members of the University of Iowa IT security team won first place in a contest that tested their cybersecurity skills against fellow security experts from several Big Ten universities.
Matt McLaughlin, director of computer services for the University of Iowa College of Engineering, has accepted the position of chief technology officer for the College of Engineering, effective Aug. 5.
Ben Rogers will step into the role of senior IT director of Enterprise Infrastructure, and Danny Tang will become the senior IT director of Research Services.
The winners of the University of Iowa’s 2019 IT Leadership Award are Shari Lewison, university chief information security officer (CISO), and Isaac Podolefsky, senior project manager from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Technology Services team.
University of Iowa Research Technology Compliance Specialist Gabriella Perez is one of six delegates selected from a nationally-competitive pool to participate in the National Science Foundation’s Trusted CI Open Science Cybersecurity Fellows Program.
Nominations are due by May 5. Nominees must have IT responsibilities and exhibit exemplary performance with recent measurable results in one or more of the areas of engagement, impact, or initiative.
The 2018 OneIT Year in Review highlights the value IT provides to campus, telling the stories of investments in research technology, new tools to support student success and data-driven decision-making, savings and efficiency initiatives, and IT projects that foster outreach and engagement.