Spring Opportunities Workshop 2023

This NSF-funded workshop seeks to support the participation of underrepresented groups in the mathematical sciences.  Featuring talks by senior professionals about their experiences in academia, industry, and government, as well as current research by young mathematicians, the workshop will provide a supportive environment for meeting peers and senior role models.  It is particularly aimed at graduate students and young postdocs.

ORGANIZERS
Wei Ho, IAS/Princeton University/University of Michigan
Robert Megginson, University of Michigan
Akshay Venkatesh, Institute for Advanced Study

SPEAKERS
Susan D'Agostino, Inside Higher Ed
Rajiv Gandhi, Rutgers University Camden
Rachel Greenfeld, Institute for Advanced Study
Peter Haine, Institute for Advanced Study
Margaret Holen, Princeton University
Juan Meza, National Science Foundation
Artane Siad, IAS/Princeton University
Karen Uhlenbeck, Institute for Advanced Study

APPLY HERE by November 15, 2022

**Selected applicants will receive full funding.

Agenda - attendance is by invitation only
All talks will be in Simonyi Hall Lecture Hall 101

Thursday, January 12, 2023
9:00 am - 10:00 am  Registration and Breakfast
10:00 am - 11:10 am Karen Uhlenbeck (IAS), TBA
11:10 am - 11:40 am Break
11:45 am - 12:55 pm Juan Meza (UC Merced), TBA
1:00 pm - 2:10 pm    Lunch
2:15 pm - 3:25 pm    Peter Haine (IAS), TBA
3:30 pm - 4:40 pm    Susan D'Agostino (Inside Higher Ed), A Mathematician’s Path to Public Science Journalism

Friday, January 13, 2023
9:00 am - 10:00 am    Breakfast
10:00 am - 11:10 am  Rachel Greenfeld (IAS), The Structure of Tilings
11:10 am - 11:40 am  Break
11:45 am - 12:55 pm  Rajiv Gandhi (Rutgers, Camden), From Potential to Promise: Developing Scholars, One Eureka Moment at a Time
1:00 pm - 2:10 pm     Lunch
2:15 pm - 3:25 pm     Artane Siad (IAS), TBA
3:30 pm - 4:40 pm    Margaret Holen (Princeton University), TBA

Sponsored by the National Science Foundation

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Date & Time

January 12, 2023 | 9:00am – January 13, 2023 | 5:00pm

Location

Simonyi Hall 101 and Remote Access

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