♦  Download the workshop series advertisement.

♦  All workshops will be virtual, recorded, closed-captioned, and posted on this ISU ADVANCE site. 

♦  Resources for Term Faculty

♦  Term Faculty Career Planning Resource Guide (PDF, 168KB)
♦  Evaluation, Renewal, and Advancement of Term Faculty Appointments
♦  Term Faculty Resources and Programs
♦  Resources and Literature Relevant to the Advancement and Well-being of Term Faculty
♦  Term faculty who are interested in joining a listserv to promote communication and networking should email termfaculty@iastate.edu with their request.
♦  Term faculty demographics at Iowa State and across academic colleges

♦  Recommended Teaching Portfolio Contents

♦  For additional information, contact Assistant Provost for Faculty Development Tera Jordan by email (trh@iastate.edu).


Workshop Number
TitleDate and TimePresenters


Launching Your Term Faculty Career at ISU (for additional resources, contact Katharine Hensley, khensley@iastate.edu)                  

January 28
11:00am -12:00pm

Dawn Bratsch-Prince

Associate Provost for Faculty


Creating A Culture of Support for All  Faculty (recorded, closed-caption video presentation)

February 8
1:30pm - 2:30pm



Adrianna Kezar

Dean's Professor of Leadership, Wilbur-Kieffer Professor of Higher Education and Director of the Pullias Center, University of Southern California


Term Faculty Building Community (recorded, closed-caption video presentation) 

February 25
9:00am - 10:30am


ISU Term Faculty

Karri Haen, Elijah Stines, Michael Bootsma, Patience Lueth, Ebby Luvaga, Jennifer Heinen, Elizabeth Norris, Emmanuel Agba, John Burnley, Sarah Bennett-George, Brenda Mulherin, and Cameron Rayburn


Term Faculty AdvancementDates and times vary by academic college

Review materials from Advancing Your Term Career at ISU. This workshop was held on November 13, 2020.

List of Colleges and Linked Term Faculty ResourcesCollege-level Workshop InformationContacts
Agriculture and Life Sciences

Term Faculty Advancement Workshop, April 29, 2021, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Zoom link forthcoming.

Term Faculty Mirroring Workshop, April 30, 2021, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., WebEx link forthcoming. Audience: All CALS Faculty who attended one of the previous Promotion and Tenure & Term Faculty Advancement workshops.

Carla Persaud
Ivy College of Business

Term Faculty Workshop, Wednesday, April 21, 2021, 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., Ivy College of Business, Krieger Boardroom/WebEx Room.

Workshop Agenda

RSVP to Jenn Wiederin

Jenn Wiederin
DesignTerm Faculty Workshop, Friday, March 26, 2021, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Zoom link forthcoming.Cameron Campbell

2020 Term Faculty Advancement Workshop

Human Sciences

Term Faculty Advancement Workshop, Thursday, March 25, 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Recorded video presentation

Powerpoint presentation

Theresa Boettcher
Liberal Arts and Sciences

Term Faculty Advancement Process, March 11, 2021, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., WebEx link.

Objective: The Dean’s office will review college processes, share advice and resources, and answer your questions about advancement. 

Workshop Agenda

Before the session, you may want to review college policies and the template for Term Faculty advancement posted in the first folder in CyBox.

Julie Palmer
Veterinary MedicineTerm Faculty Advancement Workshop, March 24, 2021, from noon to 1:00 p.m., via Zoom.Lisa Sebring


Term Faculty Governance (recorded, closed-caption video presentation)

April 9            9:30am - 11:00am


Faculty Senate President Carol Faber

Panel of Term Faculty Senators 

Awoke Dollisso, Denise Vrchota, Cullen Padgett-Walsh and Sarah Bennett-George