Program Details

Tulane University

Updated: September 29, 2009

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

12 male/ 1 female

How many graduate students-- male/female?

13 male/ 7 female

How many post doctoral associates - male/female?

4 male/0 female

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

Case by case basis.

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


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

New Orleans is a culturally rich city. Tulane has had an expectionally stron interest in women's education for well over 100 years, with the presence of the famous Newcomb College and Institute.

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


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