Learning & Development


Learn@ISU is your one-stop site for gaining valuable life skills. The courses you'll find here are designed to help you develop your professional skills and advance your adventure at Iowa State. Whether you're looking for safety training or professional development courses, you can find it here. Lab safety, conflict resoultion, professional development and more. Training is easy with Learn@ISU!

UHR Professional Development Courses

*All series can be modified to fit individual department needs. Please contact the L&D department for more information.

Additional Learning Opportunities

To Cause Thought

This blog focuses on leadership development and the skills needed to be an effective leader. The author, Krisdeena Jansen, is a UHR Consultant who coordinates and facilitates several professional development series for ISU employees.

Blog Website


Lynda.com is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Through individual, corporate, academic and government subscriptions, members have access to the Lynda.com video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts. Anyone with an ISU Net-ID has free and unlimited access to Lynda.com’s resources. For additional information, please contact the Learning and Development office at uhrlearn@iastate.edu

Lynda Website

Lecture Program

A collaborative effort between the Student Government and the Office of the Provost to bring to campus a broad spectrum of lectures, political debates, academic forums, cultural events and entertainment.

Lecture Program Website

Professional and Scientific Council Seminar Series

The Professional and Scientific (P&S) Council hosts presentations, seminars and workshops on topics of relevance to P&S employees. Announcements regarding topic, time and location are made via email. All P&S employees and guests are welcome to attend. Please join us and bring questions for the speaker!

P&S Council Website

Environmental Health & Safety

The mission of EH&S is to prevent illness and injury, protect the environment, and connect the university to the message of safety and preparedness.

EH&S Website


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