Roland Carrillo, director, Financial Aid, (319) 273-2701
Vicki Grimes, University Marketing & Public Relations, (319) 273-2761
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa recently hired Tim Bakula as the student employment coordinator in financial aid. The position involves assisting students seeking employment both on and off campus. Bakula replaces Chris Bowser, who accepted a new position in Des Moines.
Bakula, a current graduate student, began the position in early September and most recently worked as a graduate assistant in student employment. His experience includes working at UNI as a peer instructor with academic advising and a practicum in student development at Hawkeye Community College. He received his bachelor's degree in general studies from UNI in 2002 and that year was named one of four student employees of the year.