University of Nebraska Medical Center

Share. Connect. Grow.

Join fellow educators who are dedicated to serving our peers and improving the learning experience.

The Interprofessional Academy of Educators is your connection to a community of educators. Our mission is to cultivate a community ​across professions that connects educators with like interests to drive collaboration, innovation and scholarship.

Join the Academy

We connect over 200 members across Nebraska

As a truly interprofessional group of educators, our faculty, staff and learner members have access to a vast network of collaborators.

5 campuses

including Omaha, Lincoln, Kearney, Norfolk, Scottsbluff

7 colleges

including Allied Health, Dentistry, Graduate, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health

3 partners

including Nebraska Medicine, Children's Nebraska, University of Nebraska Omaha

Academy Leadership Team

See the experienced team who supports and fosters innovative teaching and educational scholarship at UNMC.

Meet our Team

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Special Interest Groups

Interest Groups bring together educators with similar interests, allowing members to share their talents with one another, develop expertise and foster scholarly collaboration.

In the News

Dr. Jana Wardian poses for a headshot

Jana Wardian, PhD, named IAE associate director

Dr. Jana Wardian brings forward-thinking ideas with an extensive background in education and scholarship.

Induction medals handed out at the ceremony

37 new members inducted in fall ceremony

The Academy welcomed one of the largest group of new members in IAE history during a hybrid induction ceremony.

Laura Vinson poses for a headshot

Vinson ’embodies the spirit of education and service’

The service learning programs manager for the Office of Public Health Practice wins the 2022 Catalyst for Education Award.

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