The University of Iowa College of Engineering Administration

Office of the Dean

Position Name Phone
Dean, College of Engineering Harriet B. Nembhard 319-335-5766
Associate Dean for Academic Programs Nicole Grosland 319-335-6425
Assistant to the Dean Jill McNamara 319-335-5765
Interim Associate Dean for Graduate Programs and Research H.S. Udaykumar 319-384-0832
Assistant to the Associate Dean for Graduate Programs and Research and DEI Council Administrator Kristina Venzke 319-335-5614
Director, Marketing and Communications Jason Kosovski 319-384-0550
Assistant Director, Alumni Relations and Events Casey Westlake 319-467-0039
Director, Finance and Operations April Tippett 319-335-5952
Director, Human Resources Cathy Koebrick 319-335-5078
Director, Facilities   John Millsap 319-335-5773
Chief Technology Officer Matt McLaughlin 319-335-5751
Executive Director, Engineering Development, University of Iowa Center for Advancement Matt Kuster 319-335-3305



Position Name Phone
Departmental Executive Officer, Roy J. Carver Department of Biomedical Engineering Joseph Reinhardt 319-335-5634
Departmental Executive Officer, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering C. Allan Guymon 319-335-5015
Departmental Executive Officer, Civil and Environmental Engineering Allen Bradley 319-335-6117
Departmental Executive Officer, Electrical and Computer Engineering Er-Wei Bai 319-335-6052
Departmental Executive Officer, Industrial and Systems Engineering Geb Thomas 319-335-5936
Departmental Executive Officer, Mechanical Engineering Ching-Long Lin 319-335-5673


College Research Centers and Institutes

Position Name Phone
Director, Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Thomas Casavant 319-335-5953
Director, Iowa Technology Institute Karim Abdel-Malek 319-335-5676
Director, IIHR -- Hydroscience and Engineering Gabriele Villarini 319-384-0596
Co-Director, Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging Milan Sonka 319-335-6052
Director, NADS -- National Advanced Driving Simulator Daniel McGehee 319-335-6819
Director, IFC -- Iowa Flood Center  Witek Krajewski 319-335-5231
Director, IGS -- Iowa Geological Survey  Keith Schilling 319-335-1422


Engineering Student Success Team

Position Name Phone
Engineering Registrar Megan Allen 319-335-5768
Director, Academic Resources and Support Josh Atcher 319-384-0500
Director, Admissions and First-Year Experience Jane Dorman 319-335-5769
Director, Engineering Career Services Travis Greenlee 319-335-6280
Librarian, Lichtenberger Engineering Library Kari Kozak 319-335-6046
Director, Global Experiences and Academic Advisor Anat Levtov


Assistant Director, Hanson Center for Technical Communication Sarah Livesay


Engineering Student Success Team Administrator Laura Vasser 319-335-5763



Position Name Phone
Affiliate Director, Engineer Your World David Rethwisch 319-335-1413
Affiliate Administrator, Engineer Your World Kandace Munson 319-335-5940



Position Phone
Engineering Admissions 319-335-5763
University of Iowa Center for Advancement 800-648-6973
Lichtenberger Engineering Library 319-335-6047
Engineering Computer Services 319-335-5751
Engineering Electronics Shop 319-335-5760
Engineering Machine Shop 319-384-0600