Orientation Resources

Over 130 centers, offices and institutes at Iowa State University provide resources and services to faculty.  For example, the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching serves as a catalyst for learning-centered education by supporting, promoting and enhancing teaching effectiveness; the Office of Sponsored Programs Administration supports and administers research and sponsored programs; the core instrumentation facilities of the Office of Biotechnology support research from single molecules to whole tissues; Survey and Behavorial Research Services provides a wide array of services; and the Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities assists and promotes faculty research and scholarship in the arts and humanities.  A more complete list of centers and institutes and their directors is available on the Provost web site under Directors and Other University Administrators.