University Professor Recipients

The title of University Professor is awarded to a faculty member who has acted as a change agent by making significant contributions to improve the university and who has demonstrated outstanding performance in at least one other area of faculty responsibility. Nominees must hold the rank of professor and have served at least 10 years on the Iowa State faculty. The awardee retains the title for the remainder of their career at the university.

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences  
Marit Nilsen-Hamilton2023

Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Molecular Biology

Elisabeth Lonergan2022Animal Science
Steven Freeman2014Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
Richard C. Schultz2010Natural Resource Ecology and Management
Gail R. Nonnecke2008Horticulture
Ivy College of Business  
Mark L. Power2005Finance
College of Design  
Brenda Jones2017Art and Visual Culture
Arvid Osterberg2014Architecture
College of Engineering  
Gary Mirka2020Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering
Theodore Heindel2019Mechanical Engineering
Diane Rover2015Electrical and Computer Engineering
James H. Oliver2012Mechanical Engineering
Douglas W. Jacobson2008Electrical and Computer Engineering
Steve W. Martin2006Materials Science and Engineering
College of Human Sciences  
Ann-Marie Fiore2016Apparel, Events, and Hospitality Management
Peter Martin2016Human Development and Family Studies
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences  
Daniela Dimitrova2023Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication
Tin-Shi Tam2023Music and Theatre
Tunde Adeleke2022History
Michael Golemo2021Music and Theatre
Javier Vela2020Chemistry
James Andrews2019History
Amy Andreotti2018Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Molecular Biology
William Crumpton2017Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology
Gordon J. Miller2012Chemistry
Philip M. Dixon2011Statistics
Mack C. Shelley, II2006Political Science/Statistics
Joseph H. Kupfer2001Philosophy and Religious Studies
College of Veterinary Medicine  
Claire Andreasen2021Veterinary Pathology
Tim Day2019Biomedical Sciences

Last updated September 1, 2023