News and Updates

P&S Council Executive Council holds strategic initiatives meeting

Jul 28, 2020

Professional and Scientific Council Executive Council members pose for a physically-distanced photo at Reiman Gardens at the group's July 27 retreat. The Executive Council compiled a draft of P&S Council's strategic inititaves for 2020-21. They will be posted after being passed by a full council vote.

Professional and Scientific Council Seminar Series event: Ouch! That Stereotype Hurts! (on demand video)

May 29, 2020

"Ouch! That Stereotype Hurts," is the latest Professional & Scientific Council Seminar Series event to be made available on Learn@ISU. It was recorded at the 2020 Professional and Scientific Council Professional Development Conference February 13. It is presented by Malisa Rader, Human Sciences Specialist in Family Life, ISU Extension and Outreach.

Professional and Scientific Council CYtation Award recipients announced

Apr 21, 2020

Congratulations to the 18 individuals and three employee teams who have received 2019 CYtation Awards from Professional and Scientific Council! You can find the full list of honorees on the Awards page of this web site. Due to COVID-19 precautions, the CYtation awards ceremony was rescheduled from its usual March date. It will be held September 3 at the ISU Alumni Center.

Have you voted? Choose your candidates for Professional and Scientific Council!

Apr 10, 2020

Voting for open Professional and Scientific Council seats is now being held through 5 p.m. April 14. Help choose those who will represent you on council! Vote!

Statement to the Iowa Board of Regents on Salary Policies

Apr 03, 2020

Professional and Scientific Council Statement to the Iowa Board of Regents on Salary Policies for FY21

Class-Comp Review: Know the latest!

Mar 03, 2020

A two-phased implementation of the classification and compensation restructuring for Professional and Scientific employees has been approved and should conclude by May 31. The Professional and Scientific Council April Seminar Series event April 14 will feature Emma Houghton, Director of University Compensation and Classification, reviewing the implementation. See Council Events to the right for more information.

Seminar Series event: “Managing Teams for Creative Outcomes," now available on Learn@ISU

Nov 07, 2019

Presented by Jose Antonio Rosa, recorded at the 2019 Professional & Scientific Council Professional Development Conference. Find it in the Learn@ISU Professional and Scientific Council catalog, "FY20-5."

November Professional and Scientific Council Newsletter

Nov 05, 2019

CYtation award nominations accepted, November Seminar Series event, Highlighting ISU Employees: Student Loan Education Office

October 8 Seminar Series event, "Implicit Bias and What You Can Do" now available on Learn@ISU

Oct 17, 2019

The video recording of "Implicit Bias and What You Can Do," presented by Katy Swalwell, is now available for viewing on Learn@ISU. Find it in the Professional and Scientific Council catalog, "FY20-4."

Sept. 10 Seminar Series event, Class-Comp Review update, now available on Learn@ISU

Sep 17, 2019

If you were not able to attend the Sept. 10 Seminar Series event featuring Emma Houghton updating the Classification and Compensation Review plans (or if you'd like to review details), the video recording is now posted on Learn@ISU. Type "FY20-3" in the search bar and click "Launch."