Training Opportunities for Search Committee Members/Chairs/Admins (August 28, 2013)

July 30, 2014

EOD has two offerings for search committee members/chairs/admins: an instructor-led course and our new ICON course on the faculty/P&S search process at UI.  We highly recommend that all search committee members/chairs/admins complete one of these two courses before serving on a search committee.  For more information or to register, please view the My Training section of Self-Service.

Online ICON course:      Search Committee Orientation (Course # WEOD01)   or

Instructor-led course:   Search Committee Guidelines (Course # 642)

The next instructor-led courses are scheduled for:

Mon., Sept. 9     1:30 – 4:30PM or

Wed., Oct. 9       9:00 AM – 12:00PM

About the author

Jennifer Modestou, Director of Equal Opportunity and Diversity

Jennifer Modestou

Director, Equal Opportunity and Diversity, Deputy Title IX Coordinator

Jennifer has worked at the University of Iowa’s Equal Opportunity and Diversity office since 1992.  Prior to her appointment as director of the office in 2007, she served as its director of campus relations. 

A native of California, Jennifer received a bachelor of arts degree (with honors) in political science from the University of California, Berkeley.  Jennifer spent a year abroad in Italy as an undergraduate, studying Italian language/culture at the University for Foreigners in Perugia and studying political science and economics at the University of Padova, Italy.