Information Technology Services, a service organization that provides technology support for the University of Iowa campus, is seeking a Data Science Consultant that will work under direction of the Sr. Director of Research Services.

Microsoft recently expanded its support for academic research by creating a Microsoft Investigator Fellowship. Full-time faculty at U.S. degree-granting colleges and universities who are currently conducting research, advising graduate students, teaching in a classroom, and use or plan to use Microsoft Azure in research and teaching are encouraged to submit proposals by August 16, 2019.

The award is a $100,000 annual stipend for two years beginning fall 2019.

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Dear Colleagues,

Earlier this spring, the Iowa Office of the Provost transitioned seven faculty clusters to independence after ten years of direct oversight and financial support which ends June 30, 2019.

For the full feature, visit the June 21, 2019 edition of Iowa Now.

"Over a period of about 10 years from 2006 to 2015, the amount of nitrogen dioxide (NO2) in the atmosphere was in significant decline. Stricter regulations on vehicle emissions, the most common source of nitrogen dioxide, led to year-over-year reductions in the amount of pollution in the air. However, in the past several years, scientists noticed in 2017 something odd — while the amount of nitrogen dioxide in the atmosphere was not increasing, levels were not decreasing as much as they had in the previous decade.

The University of Iowa Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 celebrated faculty, staff, and students who have distinguished themselves in the areas of research, scholarship, innovation and mentoring.

The Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI) program is accepting applications for the Fall 2019 term.  Applications are due May 29: https://science.energy.gov/wdts/suli/

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