Faculty/Staff Directory

Katie Shields

  • Academic Adviser II
  • Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering

Main Office

382 Town Engr
Ames, IA 50011
Phone: (515) 294-3008


  • Kent State University, Master's Degree in Higher Education Administration & Student Affairs, 2012
  • Iowa State University, Bachelor's Degree in Liberal Studies, 2009

Interest Areas

  • Academic advising
  • Student organizations
  • New student orientation
  • Admissions

Brief Biography

Katie Shields is an academic adviser for the department of civil, construction and environmental engineering at Iowa State University. Her professional background includes work in the areas of academic advising, student organizations, new student orientation and admissions. In her role, she aids students with academic planning, resources and policies. Shields holds a master’s degree in higher education administration and student affairs from Kent State University. She is an alum of Iowa State, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in liberal studies. Her professional interests include resume building and reviewing, new student orientation programming and student leadership development. Outside of work, she enjoys baking, cooking, fitness and gardening.