Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Informatics


Informatics joins information technology with the humanities, arts, and the social, natural, and applied biomedical sciences creating the power to effect changes that are both permanent and profound as problems in our everyday world are identified and solved.

With over 100 faculty from more than 40 collegiate programs and departments, our students create a flexible curriculum based on individual interests & goals, while learning alongside nationally-recognized faculty in our world-renowned research programs.

Discover what an Informatics degree at the University of Iowa can mean for you!

Friday, October 24
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
C104 PBB
Monday, October 27
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friday, October 31
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
W326 PBB
Monday, November 3
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friday, November 7
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
S104 PBB
Monday, November 10
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Iowa Informatics Initiative Image

Welcome to the evolution of Informatics at the University of Iowa!

The goal of the Iowa Informatics Initiative, as listed in the strategy document by...

The T32 Bioinformatics Training Grant accepted applications for the 2014-15 academic year through the June 1, 2014 deadline.  

Students applying to a Ph.D. program or currently enrolled in a primary discipline (e.g.,...

Click here to view the annual IGPI newsletter. Learn about the people, organizations and happenings in the IGPI program!


Professor Filippo Menczer was the Informatics Colloquium featured speaker on Thursday, May 1, 2014. He is the Director of the Center for Complex Networks and System Research at Indiana University.

His talk, The Spread of Information and...