The Southwest Institute for Research on Women (SIROW) is a regional research and resource center within the Gender and Women’s Studies Department at the University of Arizona. SIROW’s region includes Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, west Texas, Utah, Wyoming, and the Northwestern Mexico border region. Founded in 1979, SIROW researchers work collaboratively with several University of Arizona colleges and departments, other educational institutions, governmental agencies and numerous community-based organizations with regard to issues pertinent to the lives of women and girls.
Areas of focus
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2017): Josephine Korchmaros
Leader gender: Female