About the College
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Build a Career | Build a Life
The College of Engineering is committed to recruiting and retaining talented and diverse faculty and staff, which includes providing dual-career resources and opportunities for employees to Build a Career and Build a Life in the Iowa City area. The University offers several benefits to support faculty and their families in achieving a healthy work/life balance.
About Iowa City
Iowa City is one of the most livable cities in America, with a moderate cost of living, nationally ranked public schools and healthcare facilities, numerous recreation and leisure options, and diverse cultural and employment opportunities.
We are committed to recruiting and retaining the most talented and diverse faculty and staff, which involves providing opportunities for employees to “Build a Career and Build a Life” in the Iowa City area. The University offers several benefits to support faculty in achieving a healthy work/life balance including domestic partner benefits, family caregiving leave, flexible spending accounts for dependent care and health care, and an automatic tenure clock extension when a minor child is added to the family. Learn more about local work/life resources, including dual-career support.
Overall best state rankings, 2023
by U.S. News
Iowa City is consistently named one of the best cities for working parents
In 2022, it ranks 4th in the country.
LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Index Top Performer
by The Human Rights Campaign, 2022