Dean's Office Subject Files, 1979-2007

Collection Overview

Title: Dean's Office Subject Files, 1979-2007

Record Series: 15/01/01

Creator: College of Business Administration, UNI

Date: 1979-2007

Extent: 5.0 linear feet, 4 boxes

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Language: This material is entirely in English.

Access and Use

Accessing the Collection:

Except for personnel information in box 3, there are no restrictions on the use of this material.

Preferred Citation: [Identification of item] in the Dean's Office Subject files, 1979-2007, Archives Record Series 16/01/04, [box and folder number], University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

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Historical Note

These records came to the University Archives from the Office of the Dean of the College of Business Administration in June 2011.  Portions of this series that relate to personnel are restricted.


Scope and Content

This collection of papers documents some of the activities of the Head of the School of Business and then later the Office of the Dean of the College of Business Administration.  There are good files on the establishment of the freestanding School of Business, strategic planning, External Services Division units (especially ABIL and SBDC), faculty exchange programs, and community activity and service.  The records consist primarily of correspondence and reports. There is also a nice collection of photographs relating to College of Business Administration special events.


Box 1

Establishment of School of Business, 1977-1979

Business Building dedication, 1991


Program, major, and department brochures

Slide presentation relating to College of Business Administration

Correspondence with Provost, 1979-1988 (Deans Waller, Warner, Minter, Uselding)

Department of Management program review, 1992

Department of Information Management, correspondence, minutes, and reports

University Faculty Senate

University of Northern Iowa and College of Business Administration strategic planning and long range planning

Student organization funding, 2001-2007

Box 2

T. Wayne Davis Chair in Entrepreneurship

Teaching Evaluation and Support Committee, 1989

Promotion and tenure, 1980-1981

Adjunct instructors, arranged by department, 1981-1999

Adjunct instructors, 1999-2000, 2004-2008

Executive Advisory Board, 2004

Matt Parrott Integrity Award, 1995-2004

Executive Vice President and Provost search, 2008

Coordinator of Minority Programs search, 1995

Dean of the College of Business Administration search, 1986-1987

Small Business Development Center director search, 1991

Box 3

Department of Finance, personnel decisions, 1989-1995 [RESTRICTED]

Department of Management, personnel decisions, 1992-1996 [RESTRICTED]

Department of Marketing, personnel decisions, 1990-1991 [RESTRICTED]

Visiting professors

Part-time employees, 1988-1997

Graduate assistants, 1999-2004

Maastricht business internships, 1995-1998

External Services Division review, 1991

Agriculture-Based Industrial Lubricants, correspondence, newsclippings, and reports, 1998-2001

Industrial Site Location Program, 1993-1995

Institute for Decision Making, 1989-1993

Management Development Center, description of services

Small Business Development Center, correspondence and reports

Box 4

Aalborg faculty exchange, 1990-1993

Klagenfurt, Austria exchange, 1989-1993

Turku Finnish exchange, 1990

American Propylaea Corporation

MidAmerican Savings Bank, student board of directors, 1992-1994

Norwest bankcard study, 1989

TARGET Alliance, Kay Messerschmidt, 1992-1993

Wallace Technology Transfer Foundation, 1992-1993

Processing Information

Papers processed and finding aid created by University Archivist Gerald L. Peterson, June 2011. Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, January 2018 and April 2016. Linear Feet updated September 17, 2017.

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