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

Learn about the Employee Tuition Reimbursement Program

Jun 10, 2024

Learn more about the Employee Tuition Reimbursement Program from the Compensation and Benefits Committee 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: May 16
July: July 11 
September: September 5

Council Events

July Professional and Scientific Council General Meeting / Hybrid

Thu, Jul 11, 2024 · 2:10 pm to 4:00 pm

The July Professional and Scientific Council general meeting is in Room 4250 (Launch Pad), Student Innovation Center.

This will also be a Hybrid meeting via Teams.