AWM Research Symposium 2013 - Poster Session

Open to: Application for Poster Session for Graduate Students and Recent PhDs
Application deadline: February 1, 2013

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) invites early-career women to give a poster presentation at AWM Research Symposium 2013 at Santa Clara University, March 16-17, 2013. This meeting will also feature 3 plenary talks, 11 special sessions on a wide range of topics in pure and applied mathematics, contributed paper sessions, a banquet, and opportunities for discussion and networking.

Format: 20-25 women will be selected to present a poster. AWM has applied for funding and hopes to be able to offer partial support for expenses for poster presenters.

Eligibility: Applications are welcome from women who have received their PhDs within approximately the last three years and from graduate students who have made substantial progress on their doctoral thesis.

All applications should include
  • a cover letter,
  • a title and brief abstract (no more than 1 or 2 paragraphs) of the proposed poster,
  • a curriculum vitae, and
  • a *brief* letter of recommendation from a faculty member or research mathematician who knows the applicant’s research.  In particular, graduate students should have a letter of recommendation from their thesis adviser.    
Applications should be submitted at  by February 1, 2013.

Late applications and/or recommendation letters cannot be accepted.  Decisions on applications are expected to be made no later than February 8, 2013.