University Human Resources helps individuals and departments enhance and sustain performance in areas critical to personal and institutional success—professional development, organizational effectiveness, leadership and innovation, and more. Learn about opportunities available to every UI employee:
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Career Development

Take advantage of free and confidential advice on charting a career path, polishing your resume, searching for a new job, and more.

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Leadership Development

Explore programs focused on coaching, developing mid-senior-level faculty and staff, and fostering comprehensive leadership skills.

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Organizational Development

Improve processes and outcomes with Lean assessments, change management consultations, workforce and workload planning, and more.

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Performance Management

Learn to set goals, boost engagement, develop effective performance reviews, and get help with other coaching and evaluation topics.

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Reward & Recognition

Review established programs like the IOWA awards, consider types of recognition, create a local program, or pursue grant funding.

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Language & Culture Services

Take free English lessons, identify translation and interpretation resources, and develop your team's cultural understanding.