Organizational Effectiveness

Campus Address
121-50 USB
Mailing Address

121 University Services Building, Suite 50
Iowa City, IA 52242-1911
United States

The university’s Operations Manual is the central resource for most policies on recruitment and hiring. Following are links to some of the most relevant sections:

Affirmative Action Employment Guidelines: Outlines processes for fair and equitable recruitment and consideration of candidates.

Diversity in Employment Guidelines: Provides additional guidelines for filling executive, administrative, and managerial staff positions or faculty positions with significant administrative responsibilities.

Conflict of Interest in Employment (Nepotism): Establishes processes for managing potential conflicts in personnel decisions that involve people who have current or former relationships outside the work setting.

Credential Check at Point of Hire: Describes processes for confirming degrees, certifications, or licenses relevant to hiring and salary for staff and faculty positions.

Criminal Background Check at Point of Hire: Describes processes for determining scope and conducting checks on criminal records for potential staff and faculty hires.