Workshops for New Faculty in Physics and Astronomy
Discipline: Physics and Astronomy
Workshop Leaders (PIs): Robert Hilborn, American Association of Physics Teachers, co-PIs: Ted Hodapp, American Physical Society, Kevin Marvel, American Astronomical Society.
Funding Source(s): National Science Foundation, Research Corporation for Science Advancement.
Cost per participant: $900
Costs/Fees paid by the participants (or their home institutions): Transportation to workshop site (College Park, MD).
Target Audience: Newly hired physics and astronomy faculty at four-year colleges and universities in first one-three years of initial tenure-track appointment.
Typical Attendance: 80
Workshop Duration: Three and one-half days.
When Offered: Originally once per year; since 2008 twice per year.
Workshop website: http://www.aapt.org/Conferences/newfaculty/nfw.cfm
Program Description (Acrobat (PDF) 863kB Feb14 14)
Program Evaluation (Acrobat (PDF) 264kB Feb14 14)