Program Details

University of Missouri-St. Louis (Physics and Astronomy)

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

6 male, 2 female

How many graduate students-- male/female?

14 male, 6 female

How many post doctoral associates - male/female?

none at present

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


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

yes but not included

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

We have two young and dynamic women scientists in the fields of astrochemistry and biophysics

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


Updated: September 10, 2012

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