2020 Professional Development Workshop in Ceramics (Postponed)

2020 Professional Development Workshop in Ceramics (Postponed)

Organizers:    Matthew McDowell, Georgia Tech and Jessica Krogstad, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Date:              Postponed

Location:        Johns Hopkins University

The 2020 Professional Development Workshop in Ceramics will be held on the campus of Johns Hopkins University. The purpose of this workshop is to provide career-development opportunities for selected early-career faculty in the area of ceramics science and engineering, while also strengthening the ceramics community through networking interactions among all participants. The workshop will also facilitate a broader discussion on emerging research areas in ceramics science and engineering.

The workshop will feature technical presentations from recent CAREER awardees in the National Science Foundation Ceramics Program, feedback from expert panelists on research and scholarship, and panel discussions led by experts on a variety of topics, including mentoring success stories, managing a research group, identifying and avoiding unconscious bias, navigating the tenure track, and a facilitated discussion of the future of ceramics research and education.

Check back for further updates regarding rescheduling of this workshop.

Questions? Contact Matthew McDowell at mattmcdowell@gatech.edu.