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FECS sponsored events at APS March Meeting

By Adam A Iaizzi posted 02-23-2023 19:24


Please join us for FECS (Forum for Early Career Scientists) sponsored sessions at the upcoming APS March Meeting in Las Vegas:

FECS Sponsored Sessions

31.00.00 FECS Symposium Invited Speaker

B51: The Early Career Scientist Experience in Times of Crisis and Struggle

Monday March 6, 11:30 am-2:30 pm PST, Location: Room 321

In addition to the pressures of working towards an established career, early career scientists also face numerous other hurdles that are shaped by both external and internal forces. In this session, we hear from the experiences and perspectives of various early career researchers who have been impacted by tumultuous events: past and present, global and personal. This FECS-sponsored session is a continuation in the series of FECS sponsored sessions on highlighting resources and advice relevant to the early career demographic of APS.

31.03.00 FECS Postdoctoral Poster Competition (G00)

Tuesday, March 7, 2:00-5:00 pm, Location: Exhibit Hall (Forum Ballroom)

An award for the "Best Poster" will consist of a $500 prize and a certificate; runners-up will receive a certificate and $100.

31.02.00 FECS/FIAP Early Career Physics

M51: What Do Early Career Physicists Do?

Wednesday March 8, 8:00-11:00 am PST, Location: Room 321

Not all scientists work in labs! Join FECS and FIAP (the Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics) as we learn about various non-traditional careers from early-career scientists working directly in those fields.

30.00.00 FIP/FECS Symposium Invited Speaker

Q50: International Perspective for Young Physicists from Particle to Materials

Wednesday March 8, 3:00-6:00 pm PST, Location: Room 320

Come learn about the research of various young and promising physicists from international backgrounds whose work spans length scales ranging from microscopic to macroscopic phenomena.

L70 FECS Reception

Tuesday, March 7, 6:15 – 7:00 pm PST, Location: Room 409

Join the FECS Exec committee for refreshments (** beer + snacks **) to meet other early career scientists and provide your thoughts and suggestions for future FECS events and efforts.

We hope to see you there!