Dr. Sergio H Lence In the News

October 26, 2020

Dr. Sergio Lence, Dr. Alejandro PlastinaA paper coauthored by Sergio Lence, professor, and Alejandro Plastina, associate professor, was published by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.

September 24, 2019

Sergion Lence, Mark EdelmanProfessors Sergio Lence and Mark Edelman were  recipients of the university’s most distinguished awards and were honored Monday, Sept. 23, at the ISU Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony at 3:30 p.m. in the Memorial Union Great Hall. 

July 01, 2019

Dr. Sergio Lence, Dr. GianCarlo MoschiniA paper coauthored by Sergio Lence, professor, and GianCarlo Moschini, professor, "Threshold cointegration and spatial price transmission when expectations matter," has been selected the 2018 Best Article in Agricultural Economics. The paper is coauthored by Fabio Gaetano Santeramo, assistant professor at the University of Foggia, Italy.

March 07, 2019

Dr. Sergio LenceSergio Lence, professor, has been honored for having 25 continuous years of service to Iowa State University and is now a member of ISU's 25 Year Club. The club was informally founded in 1915 when members of the staff who had served for at least 25 years were honored at a convocation. 

February 14, 2019

Dr. Alejandro Plastina, Dr. Sergio LenceAlejandro Plastina, assistant professor, and Sergio Lence, professor, have just published a new article in the American Journal of Agricultural Economics on Feb 8.

September 10, 2018

Dr. Sergio LenceA National Science Foundation (NSF) grant awarded to an interdisciplinary team led by an industrial engineering faculty member will combine elements of engineering with agriculture, economics and sociology to prepare research-based graduate students for an array of career paths.

August 16, 2018

Several faculty members will be taking on new department responsibilities this fall:

  • Brent Kreider, professor, is the new Director of Graduate Education.
  • Keri Jacobs, associate professor, is the new Director of Undergraduate Studies.
  • Sergio Lence, professor, is the new teaching coordinator.


April 26, 2018

Dr. Alejandro Plastina, Dr. Sergio LenceAlejandro Plastina, Sergio H Lence; A Parametric Estimation of Total Factor Productivity and Its Components in U.S. Agriculture, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, aay010, https://doi.org/10.1093/ajae/aay010

June 20, 2017

Sergio Lence, Dermot HayesProfessors Sergio Lence and Dermot Hayes (and co-authors Julian M. Alston; John Stephen C. Smith) have won the ‘Outstanding ERAE Journal Article’ award for 2016.

April 25, 2017

Dr. Sergio LenceSergio Lence, professor, has been named the winner of the 2017 James Huntington Ellis Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Introductory Teaching by the university. This award is a reflection of his commitment to Iowa State University, his professional reputation, and the esteem of his peers.

April 19, 2016

Sergio Lence, Chad HartEach spring, the Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost recognizes faculty members who have demonstrated exemplary mentoring of junior faculty.

March 07, 2016

Alejandro Plastina, assistant professor, participated as a panel member in the Ag Panel Discussion organized by the Central Iowa Chapter of the Risk Management Association. Clive, IA. March 2, 2016.