Agenda

2020 Rising Stars in Physics Agenda

The workshop features opportunities for participants to share their own research and to interact with Princeton University faculty and external guests representing a wide range of career stages and subfields of physics.
 

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

8:00 – 10:00 pm       Networking Reception for Workshop Participants
                                       

Thursday, April 16, 2020

All events located in Jadwin Hall 4th floor (PCTS) unless otherwise noted
PCTS4th floor Jadwin Hall

8:30 – 9:00 am        Breakfast

9:00 – 9:30 am        Welcome from Physics Department Chair and Workshop Chairs
                                        Herman Verlinde, Department Chair
                                        Mariangela Lisanti, Associate Professor of Physics and Workshop Chair

                                        Pablo Jarillo-Herrero, Cecil and Ida Green Professor of Physics (MIT) and Workshop Co-Chair

9:30 – 10:45 am      Research Talks by Participants     

                                                                                                      

10:45 – 11:00 am   Group Photo

11:00 – 11:15 am   Coffee Break

11:15 – 12:15 pm   Panel 1: The Job Search and Interview Process
                                                         

12:30 – 1:30 pm     Lunch with guest speaker

                                   

1:30 – 2:45 pm       Research Talks by Participants   

                                                                                           

2:45 – 3:00 pm       Coffee break

3:00 – 4:30 pm       Leadership and Professional Development Training 

                                        Eva Kubu, (Princeton University, Associate Dean and Director of Graduate Student Professional Development)

4:30 – 5:30 pm       Networking Reception for Workshop Participants

6:00 – 8:30 pm       Dinner at Palmer House with Guest Speaker
                                   Palmer House 1 Bayard Ln, Princeton, NJ 08542

 

Friday, April 17, 2020 

All events located in Jadwin Hall 4th floor (PCTS) unless otherwise noted
PCTS4th floor Jadwin Hall

8:30 – 9:00 am       Breakfast

9:00 – 10:15 am     Research Talks by Participants 

                                       
                                                                
10:15 – 10:45 am     Break

10:45 – 11:45 am     Panel 2:  Decision-making after the Job Offer

                                     

12:00 – 1:00 pm       Lunch with guest speaker

                                    

1:00 – 2:15 pm        Research Talks by Participants 

                                                                                                             

2:15 – 3:30 pm        Panel 3:  Goals and Priorities for New Faculty

                                     
3:30 – 4:00 pm        Adjourn