Katie Steigleder

Administrative Assistant II


Dept:World Languages And Cultures
Office:3102 Pearson

Area of expertise: Higher Education - Student Affairs


Katie Steigleder is a higher education professional, Iowa State University alumni (B.S. 2016, M.Ed. 2019), and life-long learner. Katie has a passion for working with data sets, facilitating meetings and events, project planning, and connecting students and faculty with resources across the Department of World Languages and Cultures and Iowa State University.

Katie studied education with a specialization in higher education student affairs as well as receiving a graduate certificate in human sciences research at Iowa State University and has experience in academic writing and publishing, student information systems, and student advising. Katie's past roles included admissions recruiting, student government advising, and residential life. Katie has since transitioned into academic affairs and enjoys the many aspects that go into support faculty, staff, and students in the Department of World Languages and Cultures.

Grants and Awards

  • 2016 Young Adult Friends of Iowa Civil Rights Award - Friends of Iowa Civil Rights 2015 W. Houston Dougharty Ally Award - Iowa State University Center for LGBT Student Success

Recent / Major Publications

  • Brown, M., Sowl, S., & Steigleder, K. M. (2021). Competing alternatives: Science and math identity recognition and credit accrual in the trajectory of stem major plans. Innovative Higher Education, 47(3), 413–433. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10755-021-09583-5