Past Events

April 13, 2021 Hiring at Community College Workshop (Virtual Workshop hosted by Iowa State University)

November 8, 2019, Community College Teaching Job Packet Readiness Luncheon

September 25, 2019, Kirkwood Future Faculty Visit Day

April 23, 2019, DMACC Future Faculty Visit Day

On April 23, 1-4pm, 26 graduate students and postdocs from Iowa State University and University of Northern Iowa joined Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) Ankeny Campus "Future Faculty Visit day". This visit day included a campus tour and two panel sessions. The first administrative panel included five speakers: Dr. Kari Hensen, Associate Dean of Science, Engineering, Math and Social Sciences; Dr. Jennifer Owenson, Executive Director, Human Resources; Dr. Jim Casey, Associate Executive Director, Human Resources; Deb Koua, Director, Grants and Contracts; Dr. Anna Conway, Director of Teaching and Learning. The speakers introduced the history and development of DMACC, as well as existing programs. Panelists also introduced Aspire NSF INCLUDES teaching practicum program, Aspire Iowa Regional Collaborative, and other teaching opportunities for graduate students. At the faculty panel session, five STEM professors shared their teaching experience from diverse perspectives. After the panel, students had good conversations with panelists.