Honors Faculty advance honors education through active participation in Honors coursework, events, and initiatives. They advise Honors at Iowa on courses, policies, programs, and its own membership. The Honors Faculty includes members of the Honors Steering Committee, former Honors Directors, and recipients of the Honors Teaching Award.

Current Honors Faculty

College of Nursing 

Pamela MulderNursing  


College of Education

Laurie CroftEducation 
Susan AssoulineEducation 


College of Engineering 

David WilderBiomedical engineering 


Tippie College of Business

John SolowEconomics


Carver College of Medicine 

Alice Fulton, Biochemistry 


College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 

Denes GazsiArabic 

Christopher CheatumChemistry 
Daniel Quinn
Chemistry
Sarah LarsenChemistry 

Art SpisakClassics 

Ruth BentlerCommunication Sciences and Disorders

Brooks LandonEnglish
Miriam ThaggertEnglish 

Waltraud MaierhoferGerman

Donna ParsonsMusic 

Paul KleiberPhysics & Astronomy 

John NelsonPolitical Science
Kelly KaderaPolitical Science
Rene RochaPolitical Science
Ron McMullenPolitical Science 
Tom RicePolitical Science 

Robert KirbyPsychology 

David KlemmReligious studies 

Carol SeverinoRhetoric 
Thomas KeeganRhetoric 

Steve Duck, Rhetoric, Communication Studies