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As part of the APS response to COVID-19 and feedback from a survey distributed to graduate students and early-career scientists, APS is offering a free Summer Webinar Series to provide you with an opportunity to learn skills that can help you achieve your career goals.
Panel: Adjusting Lab Practices During a Pandemic, Offered by FGSA and FECS with support from APS
May 28, 2020 - This panel provides a space to share best practices various fields and sectors under the physics umbrella have utilized in response to COVID-19. Such practices include implementation of social distancing, transition of research without access to laboratory space, communicating such best practices with your laboratory and beyond.
Panelists include: Jenny Ross, Syracuse; Eric Weeks, Emory University; Carla Fröhlich, NC State University; Sowjanya Gollapinni, Los Alamos National Lab; Shane Larson, Associate Director of CIERA; Vanessa Sih, University of Michigan.
Building Your Professional Path During COVID
May 13, 2020 - With so much uncertainty during these extraordinary times, it would be easy to feel discouraged about planning for your professional future. However, there are still some concrete steps that you can take to keep moving towards your career goals - or maybe even discover some new pathways.
International Students & the APS Response to the Pandemic
May 19, 2020 - COVID-19 has put significant strains on the physics research effort, with universities and laboratories closed across the country. The APS Office of International Affairs and Office of Government Affairs have been in close contact with staff in Congress and the Administration to establish a path that can help the scientific enterprise get through and beyond the pandemic.