Dr. Betsy Hoffman
2018 Distinguished Higher Education Leadership Awardee
Professor of Economics at Iowa State University

Dr. Elizabeth (Betsy) Hoffman is currently Professor of Economics at Iowa State University, where she was Executive Vice President and Provost from 2007 to 2012.

She was President of the University of Colorado System from 2000 to 2005. She is a 1968 graduate of Smith College; holds doctoral degrees in economics and history; and has been an accomplished university administrator, faculty member, and researcher over a career spanning more than 40 years.

Distinguished Higher Education Leadership Award 2019 Guidelines