Annual Report 2012
Writing connections around the world
Presenting art and bugs to kids
Advocating for inclusive thinking
Constructing better methods for knee surgery
Analyzing and preserving paper through time
Studying immune response to respiratory disease
Planning sustainability in Iowa
Forging a life path with poetry
Attracting the brightest scholars
Gaining trust to glimpse a peoples’ identity through art
Testing a vaccine for prostate cancer
Explaining the neuroscience of belief and doubt

Message from the Dean

As the importance of educating the next generation of scholars and leaders increases, the University of Iowa continues its commitment to a mission emphasizing quality training in our graduate education programs.

Iowa’s outstanding graduate faculty and talented graduate students work to fulfill this mission. Their scholarship and creative efforts produce the new knowledge, novel insights, and inventions that will inspire future progress. Viewing our world through critical, creative eyes and seeking yet unseen vantage points, our scholars can provide key advantages for our communities, industries, and other sectors of society.

John C. Keller, Associate Provost for Graduate Education, Dean of the Graduate College
John C. Keller
Associate Provost for Graduate Education, Dean of the Graduate College