Program Details

University of IOwa

Updated: October 14, 2019

Total number of tenure-track or tenured faculty

29

Number of women in tenure-track or tenured faculty positions

5

[Calculated] Percentage of women in tenure-track or tenured faculty positions

17%

Total number of graduate students

71

Number of women graduate students

11

[Calculated] Percentage of women graduate students

15%

Total number of post doctoral associates

15

Number of women post doctoral associates

2

[Calculated] Percentage of women post doctoral associates

13%

Is there a family leave policy for graduate students? If so, describe.

No

Is there family health insurance for graduate students? If so, is it included in the stipend?

Yes. No

Do you have a Woman in Physics Group? If yes, please include link to their website if they have one.

No

Do you have a Physics Graduate Student Association? If yes, please include link to their website if they have one.

No

What other relevant student groups are there in your institution?

Society of Physics Students
COGS

Has your institution ever hosted a Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics? If yes, which year?

No

Has your institution ever hosted an APS Climate Site Visit for Women and Minorities in Physics?

Yes

Please describe why someone applying to graduate school who is interested in a female-friendly department should choose your department.

Are faculty of 29 have 5 women and 1 african american.

Please include the name of faculty or staff member and an email they can be reached at for further questions.

Vincent Rodgers
319-335-1219
vincent-rodgers@uiowa.edu

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