Program Details

University at Albany, SUNY

How many tenure-track or tenured faculty -- male/female?

12/1

How many graduate students-- male/female?

29/15

How many post doctoral associates - male/female?

1/0

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

Generally, work assignments are provided which allow for flexible scheduling when students are dealing with newborns or health issues

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

Student health insurance is included; family health insurance is extra.

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

The department only admits students whom it expects to succeed and then works with students to accommodate their needs. The environment is friendly to all students.

Has the institution had a Climate for Women in Physics Site Visit or Gender Equity Conversation?

No


Updated: September 11, 2012

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