Burnell Louis Deiter, father of Ron Deiter, professor, passed away Nov. 10, 2020 at Epione Pavilion, Cuba City, Wisconsin.
Wendong Zhang, assistant professor, made a presentation at the 2020 Virtual Ohio Agricultural Policy & Outlook Conference on "China's Agricultural Transformations and its Global Trade Implications" Nov. 9.
Lecturer in Economics
Final application deadline: Oct 6, 2021
Mark A. Edelman, professor emeritus presented "Extension Collaboration to Assist AgVets in Beginning Farm Operations & Connecting with Agri-Food Industry Opportunities" at the Emerging Research on Beginning Farmers and Ranchers virtual conference co-sponsored by USDA Economic Research Service and Farm Foundation, Nov. 9, 2020.
From Lisa Stephany: I thought you might be interested in the following funding opportunities. If you are planning to apply for these or any other external funding, I am here to help with your budget and the University approval process. Please email me to let me know how I can help you get started.
National Science Foundation
Law & Science
Funding Opportunity Number: PD-21-128Y
Application Deadline: Jan 15, 2021
The COVID-19 Exceptional Effort Awards Program has been created to recognize the exceptional and innovative ways members of Iowa State have strived to overcome the challenges of the pandemic.
As you continue to work with your students who face challenges in dealing with impacts related to a range of issues this semester—from COVID to social and racial injustice— please be aware that the team at Student Health and Wellness have expanded their existing services, including adding telehealth, to support students. So far this academic year, 3058 appointments have been requested serving 757 students.
China Center for Agricultural Policy, Peking University, Haidian District, Beijing, China
Assistant or Associate Professor (Tenure Track), Agricultural Eonomics
Screening of applicants will begin on Nov. 1, 2020 and continue until the
positions are filled.
The ISU Ag Business Club won the 2020 Undergraduate Student Section Creative Club Award from the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA).
Gary Lyn, assistant professor, gave a presentation on his paper, "Climate Contagion: Temperature and Growth in Spatial General Equilibrium," at the Department of Economics seminar series at Purdue University on Oct. 20.
Leigh Tesfatsion, professor emerita, had a paper published recently: Swathi Battula, Leigh Tesfatsion, and Zhaoyu Wang (2020), “A Customer-Centric Approach to Bid-Based Transactive Energy System Design,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, Volume 11, Issue 6, pp. 4996-5008.
According to a study by Iowa State University researchers, disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic caused high school completion rates in the United States to increase considerably in 2020 compared to previous years.
As you know, the National Science Foundation recently began enforcing new formatting requirements for biosketches and current and pending support documents.
NC-1177 Multi-state Research Project on Agricultural and Rural Finance Markets in Transition 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting
Organizing Committee: Lawson Connor, Andrew Stevens, Ana Claudia Sant’Anna, Wendong Zhang
Special thanks to Nathan Kauffman, Courtney Cowley, and Ty Kreitman at Kansas City Fed
Mon., Oct. 19
Weds., Oct. 21
Thurs., Oct. 22