International Travel Award Recipients

Below is a listing of University of Iowa faculty members who have recently been awarded an International Travel Award from International Programs.

International Travel Awards contribute to internationalization at the University of Iowa by funding the international scholarship and engagement of UI faculty and staff. Through the generous support of the Stanley-UI Foundation Support Organization, International Travel Awards support international travel for research, creative activity, and active conference participation or other collaborative activity.

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Awarded in 2012

Name Title Department Purpose of Travel Destination(s)
Abbas, Paul Professor Communication Sciences & Disorders Attend 7th International symposium on Objective Measures in Auditory Implants Amsterdam, Netherlands
Anderson, Bjorn Assistant Professor Art & Art History Conference Greece
Anthony, Jerry Associate Professor Urban & Regional Planning Present a paper at the 26th annual conference of the Association of European Schools of Planning Ankara (Turkey)
Arnone, Anthony Associate Professor of Cello Music To give 3 master classes at Yeungnam University College of Music, in Gyeongsan, Korea  Yeungnam University, Daegu,  Korea
Assouline, Susan Professor Psych & Quant Foundation Conduct two workshops, give one keynote, and participate in the International Center for Innovation in Education Conference Jerusalem, Israel
Ayati, Bruce Associate Professor Mathematics Present at mini-symposium "Computational Biomathematics" (MS-132) at the 6th European Congress on Computional Methods in Applied Science (ECCOMAS) Vienna, Austria
Beckman, Jill Associate Professor Linguistics Present paper at the 20th Manchester Phonology Meeting Manchester, UK
Boehmke, Frederich Associate Professor Political Science Present papers at the European Political Science Association Conference Berlin, Germany
Brown, Carolyn J. Professor Communication Sciences & Disorders To give/moderate a scientific session Amsterdam, Netherlands
Chanthanakone, Peter Assistant Professor Art & Art History Conference presentation Canada
Choe, Steve Assistant Professor Cinema & Comp Lit Conference presentation Taiwan
Choo, Chunghi F. Wendell Miller Distinguished Professor of Art Art & Art History Deliver my work selected for the permanent collection at GRASSI Museum, and giving a promotional presentation of our Metal Arts programs. GRASSI Museum, Leipzig, Germany
Clark, Jason K. Assistant Professor Psychology Conference presentation Ghent University, Belgium
Cohen, Mary Assistant Professor Music Education Present research at the American Educational Research Association Conference Vancouver, Canada
Cohen, Mary Assistant Professor Music Education Present at the Community Music Activity Commission of the International Society of Music Education Corfu, Greece
Colangelo, Nicholas Professor Belin-Blank Center Conduct workshop, give keynote, and participate in Excellence in Education Conference Jerusalem, Israel
Coohey, Carol Professor Social Work Facilitate workshop/present research at a conference Belfast, UK
Cook, Susan Wagner Assistant Professor Psychology Give a talk at the meeting of the International Society for Gesture Studies Lund, Sweden
Cox, Jeffrey Professor History Conference presentation and research Mainz, Germany
Cox, Jeffrey Professor History Research and give a Lecture at the Institute of Historical Research at the University of London London
Davies, William Professor Linguistics   Bali, Indonesia
Duerlinger, James Professor Philosophy Present a paper to Cave Hill Symposium 2012 Barbados
Duff, Melissa Assistant Professor Communication Sciences & Disorders Present at the Society for Neurobiology of Language meeting San Sebastian, Spain
Durham, Frank Associate Professor Journalism & Mass Communication Present at the General Education and University Curriculum Reform conference Hong Kong
Ekdale, Brian Assistant Professor Journalism & Mass Communication Present paper at the IAMCR Conference Durban, South Africa
Eko, Lyombe Associate Professor Journalism & Mass Communication Present paper at the Annual Conference of the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) Durban, South Africa
Esposito, Nicole Assistant Professor of Flute Music Recital Performance at the Spanish Flute Convention  Barcelona, Spain
Esposito, Nicole Assistant Professor Music Guest artist for National Flute Festival of Chile Santiago, Chile
Fang, Hao Associate Professor Mathematics Conference on Kaehler Geometry at Inst. Henry Poncare France
Farrin, Laurel Associate Professor Art & Art History Visiting Tutor and Research London
Finamore, John Professor Classics Attend conference, deliver paper, act as respondent for another paper Amsterdam
Getz, Christine Associate Professor Music Present work at 15th International Biennial Baroque Conference Southampton, UK
Ghosh, Joyee Assistant Professor Statistics & Actuarial Science Present invited talk and organize invited session Varanasi, India
Gier, David Professor, DEO Music Adjudicate solo competition for the 2012 International Trombone Festival, and perform with the Cramer Choir Paris, France
Gomper, David Professor Music Eight concert performances in Europe. Vienna, Moscow, and Edinburgh
Greyser, Naomi Assistant Professor Rhetoric and English Present at the International Political Science Association World Congress Madrid, Spain
Guentner, Wendelin Professor French & Italian Present a Paper University of Limerick, Ireland, (via Dublin)
Han, Weimin Professor Mathematics Attend AMAT 2012 and give a plenary presentation. Ankara, Turkey
Heineman, Elizabeth Associate Professor History/GWSS Conference and research Scotland and England
Heitzman, Kendall Assistant Professor Asian/Slavic Lang, Lit Research & Conference presentation Japan & South Korea
Hesli, Vicki Professor Political Science 22nd IPSA Word Congress of Political Science Madrid, Spain
Hochstrasser, Julie Associate Professor Art & Art History Present to and collaborate with colleagues Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Hoenicke-Moore, Michaela Associate Professor History   Berlin, Frankfurt, and Marbach Germany
Huckleberry, Alan Associate Professor Music   Scotland
Jorgensen, Palle Professor Mathematics Research and speaking engagements Germany
Jung, Anita Professor Art & Art History To partake in a residency at The Chhaap: Foundation for Printmaking Trust in Baroda Baroda, India
Kadera, Kelly Associate Professor Political Science   Berlin, Germany
Kang, Jiyeon Assistant Professor Communication Studies Conduct follow-up interviews & research Seoul, South Korea
Kayle, Jennifer Associate Professor Dance Presentation of research, artistic exchange Puerto Rico
Ketterer, Robert Professor Classics   Oxford and Southampton, England
Ketterer, Robert Professor Classics Deliver Conference paper and research at British Library London and Exeter, UK
Lang, Joseph Professor Statistics & Actuarial Science   Prague, Czech Republic
Lillios, Katina Associate Professor Anthropology Present paper and lecture in UK Sweden and the United Kingdom
Longfellow, Brenda Associate Professor Art & Art History Field and museum research vital for my current book project.  "Past Lives, Present Meanings: Recycled Statues in Imperial Rome" Italy
Lutegendorf, Susan Professor Psychology Present paper in symposium at European Health Psychology Meeting Prague, Czech Republic
MacGillivray, Leonard Professor Chemistry Conference presentation India
Maierhofer, Waltraud Professor German Conference presentation and archival research Germany
Maierhofer, Waltraud Professor German and Affiliated Faculty IP Presentation at International Conference Maynooth, Ireland
Manning, John Associate Professor Music Teach and perform at the Isla Verde Bronces Music Festival Buenos Aires, Argentina
McCue, Maureen Adjunct IP, Clinical Adjunct CPH International Programs Lecture during conference; renew relationships Gonoshasthaya, Kendra & Savar, Bangladesh
McLean, Jesse Assistant Professor Cinema & Comp Lit Attending film festival and research Denmark
McLean, Jesse Assistant Professor Cinema & Comp Lit Attending international film festival Rotterdam and research The Netherlands
Mead, Maurita Professor Music Present paper on Brazilian choro music in Ireland Limerick, Ireland
Mead, Maurita Professor Music Presentation of a paper, lecture and CD demonstration at the Arts in Society conference Liverpool, England
Messerle, Louis Associate Professor Chemistry Present talk and participate in workshops Benicasim, Spain
Mitchell, Sara Professor Political Science British International Studies Association and the International Studies Association Joint International Conference - Presenting Edinburgh, Scotland
Moore, Michael Associate Professor History Research in German and France libraries on trial of Pope Formosus, 897 Germany, France
Moore, Daniel Professor Music Performances and clinics at International Percussion Festival Patagonia, Argentina
Munoz, Kristine Professor Communication Studies Conference presentation; collaborate with co-author Jyvaskyla, Finland; Madrid, Spain
Neal, Ted Clinical Instructor Teaching and Learning ICOLE Conference Israel
Nosikova, Ksenia Professor Music Teaching Master Classes Hong Kong
Nosikova, Ksenia Professor Music   Italy
Nosikova, Ksenia Professor Music Performing solo piano recitals and presenting master classes Beijing and Shanghai (China)
Oral, Resmiye Professor Pediatrics Provide training to professional staff Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Pascoe, Judith Professor English Carry out research Tokyo, Japan
Peate, Ingrid Assistant Professor Geoscience Co-convene and co-chair conference session/give 3 talks Australia
Peterson, Cindy PRK3 Research Specialist Office of the State Archaeologist Present paper at professional archaeological conference London, England
Pierce, Gary Assistant Professor Health & Human Physiology Present research at Artery 12 meeting Vienna, Austria
Pope, Melody P&S Office of the State Archaeologist Present at 2012 conference on Use Wear Analysis Faro, Portugal
Porter, Jeffrey Associate Professor English Present paper and radio project Australia
Qihe, Tang Associate Professor Statistics and Actuarial Science Attend two conferences and deliver (invited) talks Hong Kong University (Hong Kong), Jilin University, Changchun (China)
Rapson, John Professor Music Present paper and perform concerts Graz, Austria
Renner, Lynette Assistant Professor Social Work To give 60-min workshop and 20-minute paper presentation Belfast, Ireland
Resmiye, Oral Clinical Professor Pediatrics ISPCAN Child Abuse Conference, visit Child Advocacy Center and Marmara Univ. Child Protection Program Turkey
Ringen, Catherine Professor Linguistics Present paper at international conference Manchester, England
Sosale, Sujatha Associate Professor Journalism & Mass Communication Present paper at IAMCR Durban, South Africa
Stern, David Professor Philosophy Present paper & take part in 3rd international conference on the Middle Wittgenstein Iihe Grande, Brazil
Stipp, Christopher Associate Professor Biology Conference presentation Nijmegen, Netherlands
Stratton, Margaret Professor Art & Art History Research for CDA Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Strohmer, Gerhard Professor Mathematics Conference attendance Bedlewo, Poland
Stromquist, Shelton Professor History Present paper at international conference Vienna, Austria
Swanson, Stephen Professor Music To present five performances in Edinburgh Festival Fringe Edinburgh, Scotland
Trachsel, Mary Associate Professor Rhetoric Present paper @Rhetoric of Human Animal Relations Conference Oslo, Norway
Tsachor, Rachelle Adjunct Assistant Professor Music & Global Health Studies Research & presenter Israel
Tse, Kenneth Associate Professor Music Performances and lecture at the World Saxophone Congress XVI St. Andrew, Scotland
Tse, Kenneth Associate Professor Music Attend master classes and recitals at various conservatories Paris, France
Vaquera-Vásquez, Santiago Assistant Professor Spanish & Portuguese Participate in conferences as workshop chair, speaker, and keynote  UK and Spain
Weiner, Joshua Associate Professor Biology Invited talk at the bi-annual Federation of European Neuroscience Societies Forum Barcelona, Spain
Wilcox, Jonathan Professor English Conference: Giving Paper Krakow, Poland
Wolfe, Katherine Associate Professor Music Performance and teaching at music festivals Brazil
Zhang,You-Kuan Professor Geoscience Collaborate on research and give invited presentations China

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Awarded in 2011

Name: Rank: Department: Destination:
Adrain, Jonathan Associate Professor Geoscience Alcalá de Henares, Spain
Ayati, Bruce Assistant Professor Mathematics Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Barragan, Eloy Assistant Professor Dance Mexico City and Veracruz, Mexico
Carrillo Rowe, Aimee Associate Professor Rhetoric Newcastle, United Kingdom
Dowling, David Lecturer  English Rome, Italy
Duerlinger, James Professor Philosophy Barbados
Finamore, John Professor Classics Haifa, Israel
Foster, Charles Professor Geoscience University of Lausanne, Switzerland & Ruhr Univ. Bochum, Germany
Gillan, Edward Associate Professor Chemistry Strasbourg, France
Gros-Louis, Julie Assistant Professor Psychology Montreal, Canada
Kanouse, Sarah Assistant Professor Art & Art History Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Levin, Irwin Professor Psychology Herzliya, Israel
Lewin, Ellen Professor Gender, Women's & Sexuality Studies Brussels, Belgium
Marra, Kim Professor American Studies Utrecht, Netherlands
Mitchell, Sara Associate Professor Political Science Montreal, Canada
Mooney, Barbara Associate Professor Art & Art History Montego Bay, Jamaica
Moore, Michael Assistant Professor History Frankfurt, Germany
Oral, Resmiye Associate Professor Pediatrics Turkey and Portugal
Rapson, John Professor Music Sao Paulo, Caminas, Tatui, Brazil
Ringen, Catherine Professor Linguistics Manchester, UK
Russo, Ralph Professor Statistics and Actuarial Science Trieste, Italy
Scullion, Rosemarie Associate Professor French & Italian Paris, France
Stockreiter, Elke Assistant Professor History Montreal, Canada
Stone, R. Eric Assistant Professor Theatre Arts Paris, France and Prague, Czech Republic
Tang, Qihe Associate Professor Statistics and Actuarial Science Trieste, Italy
Thies, Cameron Associate Professor Political Science Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Wing, Adrien Professor Law Delhi, India
Berger, Karmen Academic Advisor Specialist, IP Adjunct Lecturer International Programs Winnipeg, Canada
Ciochon, Russell Professor Anthropology China
Cohen, Mary Assistant Professor Music London, Ontario, Canada
Davies William Professor Linguistics Indonesia (Malang & Jakarta)
Driscoll, Virginia Research Assistant III Otolarynogoly Athens, Greece
Eberle Fink, Katherine Professor Music Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool, England, UK
Figdor, Carrie Assistant Professor Philosophy Montreal
Forbes, Cory Assistant Professor Teaching and Learning Lyon, France
Golz, Sabine Associate Professor Cinema & Comparitive Literature Kyiv, Ukraine
Greteman, Blaine Assistant Professor English Tokyo, Japan
Hendrickson, Jo Professor Teaching and Learning Windoek, Namibia
Hoenicke More, Michaela Assistant Professor History Frankfurt, Berlin and Marbach, Germany
Joselson, Rachel Associate Professor Music Bangkok, Thailand
Li, Tong Professor Mathematics Italy, Germany and France
McGillvivray, Leonard Professor Chemistry Belfast, Northern Ireland and Madrid, Spain
McGregor, Karla Professor Communication Science & Disorders Montreal, Canada
Merrill, Christopher Director International Writing Program Middle East
Michaels, Paul Associate Professor History Utrecht, Netherlands
Nosikova, Ksneia Professor Music Amalfi Coast International Music Festival
Otto, Sue IP Adjunct Associate Professor Language Media Center Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Parratt, Catriona Associate Professor American Studies Scotland
Peate, David Associate Professor Geoscience Iceland & Czech Republic
Sessions, Jennifer Assistant Professor History Toronto, Canada
Shen, Helen Associate Professor Asian & Slavic Languages & Literatures Athens, Greece
Sims, Hallie Assistant Professor Geoscience Tubingen, Germany
Spoon, Jae-Jae Assistant Professor Political Science Dublin, Ireland
Stewart, David Professor Mathematics Darmstadt, Germany
Stramer, Osnat Associate Professor Statistics and Actuarial Science London
Timofeyev, Oleg Adjunct Assistant Professor International Programs Horn, Switzerland
Ukstins Peate, Ingrid Assistant Professor Geoscience Iceland, Prague
Vaquera-Vasquez, Santiago Assistant Professor Spanish and Portuguese Turkey (Izmir, Ankara, Istanbul)
Berman, Constance A Professor History Paris, Toulouse, Copenhagen, and Aalborg
Blum, Cinzia Professor French & Italian Rome and Venice, Italy
Cook, Robert  Assistant Professor Music Rome, Italy
Adamek, Mary Clinical Professor Music Therapy/School of Music Thessoloniki, Greece
Chibnik, Michael Professor Anthropology Montreal, Canada
Ciochon, Russell Professor Anthropology Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
Coelho, Benjamin Professor School of Music Cordoba, Argentina
Curtu, Rodica Assistant Professor Mathematics Luminy (Marseille), France
Eberle Fink, Katherine Professor of Voice School of Music Maynooth, Ireland
Ghosh, Joyee Assistant Professor Statistics and Actuarial Science Kyoto, Japan
Gordon, Jean Associate Professor Communication Sciences and Disorders Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Grassian, Vicki Professor Chemistry Prague, Czech Republic
Hoenicke More, Michaela Associate Professor History Paris, France
Lewin, Ellen Professor Gender, Women's & Sexuality Studies Montreal, Canada
O'Hara, Michael Professor Psychology Capetown, South Africa
Prussing, Erica Associate Professor Anthropology Montreal, QC, Canada
Schendel, Amy Assistant Professor Music Augsburg, Germany
Slabakova, Roumyana Professor Linguistics Stockholm, Sweden
Sorofman, Bernard Exec. Assoc. Dean College of Pharmacy Hai Phong, Vietnam
Valentino, Russell Professor Cinema and Comparative Literature Moscow, Russia
Duerlinger, James Professor Philosophy Varanasi, India
Graham, Laura Associate Professor Anthropology Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Duarte, Armando Professor Dance Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Ehrstine, Glenn Associate Professor German Gieben, Germany
Enloe, James Professor Anthropology Namibia
Kang, Jiyeon Assistant Professor Communication Studies Toronto, Canada
Martin-Estudillo, Luis Associate Professor Spanish and Portuguese Madrid, Spain
Porter, Jeff Associate Professor English Montreal
Correia, Monica Associate Professor School of Art & Art History Budapest, Hungary
Gazsi, Denes Assistant Professor French & Italian United Arab Emirates
Rohde, Jan-Uwe Assistant Professor Chemistry Xcaret, Mexico
Sessions, Jennifer Associate Professor History Leicester, UK
Thies, Cameron Professor and Chair Political Science Edinburgh, Scotland
Ward, Adam Assistant Professor Geoscience Vienna, Austria
Guo, Man Assistant Professor Social Work Beijing, China

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Awarded in 2010

Name Rank Department Destination
Artz, Joe Research Assistant III State Archaeologist Portugal
Campbell, Mary Associate Professor Sociology Israel
Correia, Monica C. G. Associate Professor Art & Art History Portugal
Greteman, Blaine Assistant Professor English Italy
Hollingworth, Liz Assistant Professor Educational Policy & Leadership Studies Mexico
Lillios, Katina Associate Professor Anthropology Portugal
Lohafer, Susan Professor Anthropology Canada
Miner, Edward Librarian IV Library Administration Kenya, Tanzania Uganda
Ringen, Catherine Professor Linguistics Sweden, Finland
Rude, Matthew B. Assistant Professor Art & Art History China
Stratton, Margaret Professor Art & Art History China
Tang, Qihe Associate Professor Statistics & Actuarial Sciences France
Tsachor, Rachelle Palnick Associate Professor Performing Arts - Music Israel
Vaquera-Vasquez, Santiago Assistant Professor Spanish & Portuguese Oman, Spain
Wang, Jing Assistant Professor Marketing China
Adrain, Tiffany Collections Manager Geosciences - Paleontology Great Britain
Beckman, Jill Associate Professor Linguistics Great Britain
Cohen, Mary Assistant Professor Performing Arts - Music China
Figdor, Carrie Assistant Professor Philosophy Ireland, Great Britain
Lavezzo, Kathryn Associate Professor English Great Britain
Maierhofer, Waltraud Professor German Germany, Poland
McCue, Maureen Adjunct Assistant Professor Epidemiology Haiti
Plakans, Lia Assistant Professor Teaching & Learning Great Britain
Ringen, Catherine Professor Linguistics Great Britain
Waters Freyer, Sasha Associate Professor Cinema & Comparative Literature Ireland
Barbosa, Maria Jose S. Associate Professor Spanish & Portuguese Brazil
Basu, Nandita Assistant Professor Civil & Environment Engineering Switzerland, Canada 
Davison, Alice Associate Professor Linguistics India
Eko, Lyombe Associate Professor Journalism & Mass Communication Singapore
Enloe, James Associate Professor Anthropology France
Foster, Charles Professor Geosciences Switzerland 
Golz, Sabine Associate Professor Cinema & Comparative Literature Great Britain
Greyser, Naomi Assistant Professor Rhetoric Great Britain
Hemley, Robin Professor English Indonesia
Hua, Youjia Assistant Professor Teaching & Learning China
Kanouse, Sarah Assistant Professor Art & Art History Canada
McNabb, Scott Associate Professor Educational Policy & Leadership Studies Thailand
Mead, Maurita Professor Performing Arts - Music Ireland
Newman, Kathleen Associate Professor Cinema & Comparative Literature / Spanish & Portuguese Canada
Oral, Resmiye Clinical Associate Professor Pediatrics Turkey
Rodenas, Adriana Mendez Professor Spanish & Portuguese Argentina
Rodriguez Rodriguez, Ana M. Assistant Professor Spanish & Portuguese Italy
Slabakova, Roumyana Professor Linguistics France
Sosale, Sujatha Associate Professor Journalism & Mass Communication Portugal
Spoon, Jae-Jae Assistant Professor Political Science Belgium
Stone, Elizabeth Assistant Professor Chemistry Austria
Strohmer, Gerhard Professor Mathematics Poland
Tang, Qihe Associate Professor Statistics & Actuarial Sciences China
Thies, Cameron Assistant Professor Political Science Sweden
Townsend-Bell, Erica Assistant Professor Political Science Uruguay
Wittenberg, David Associate Professor English Costa Rica
Hill, Lena Assistant Professor English / African American Studies Canada
Kruger, Marie Assistant Professor English Germany
Kumar, Priya Associate Professor English India
Lecuona, Rene Professor Performing Arts - Music Brazil
Moore, Daniel Professor Performing Arts - Music Argentina
Neiman, Maurine Assistant Professor Biology Portugal
Penny, H. Glen Associate Professor History Germany
Tachau, Katherine Professor History Ireland
Tse, Kenneth Associate Professor Performing Arts - Music Japan
Ye, Yangbo Professor Mathematics Chile

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