Professional and Scientific Council

The Professional and Scientific Council at Iowa State University acts as an advocate and resource for Professional and Scientific employees. This elected body represents and is accountable to these employees. The council identifies the needs of its members, provides relevant information, and recommends beneficial policies to the university's administration. They define shared governance as a collaborative decision-making process involving the university's administration, faculty, staff, and students. Their unified effort aims to promote the mission and strategic goals of Iowa State University.

Council News and Updates

OMBUDS Training now through Workday Learning

Jan 05, 2024

Learn more about OMBUDS training through Workday Learning here.

Simplified Parliamentary Procedure

Simplified Parliamentary Procedure

Feb 25, 2022 · Sheryl Rippke

This publication explains a set of well proven parliamentary procedures and rules designed to move business along in a meeting while maintaining order and controlling the communications process.  Perfect for a new Councilor!  Available at the Extension Store.

Changes to Spring/Summer Council Meeting Schedule

Feb 02, 2024

Council is exploring changes to the spring and summer meeting schedule. The proposed changes were discussed at the Executive Committee in January and the full council meeting February 1. 

May: Move meeting from May 2 to May 16
July: July 11 (no change)
September: September 5

Council Events

March Professional and Scientific Council General Meeting

Thu, Mar 7, 2024 · 2:10 pm to 4:00 pm

The March Professional and Scientific Council general meeting is in Room 3580, Memorial Union.