Participants in the program will conduct research and take part in group activities including seminars on cutting-edge areas in condensed matter and materials physics; workshops focusing on graduate programs, career opportunities in the physical sciences and engineering, and scientific communications skills; and field trips to laboratories on and off campus. You can get a better idea of these activities from the program web site. For the Summer 2018 program the anticipated stipend is $5,000. There is an allowance for travel to/from Gainesville, FL, and also housing is provided. Weekends during the program will be left open for participants to explore the abundant attractions of North and Central Florida.
Additional Salary Information: Stipend for summer research is $5000, plus some travel costs and housing in Gainesville.
About University of Florida
The University of Florida Physics department has more than 50 faculty members active in a wide range of Physics research activities: condensed matter theory and experiment, high energy theory and experiment, chemical physics, biological physics, and astrophysics including the search for gravity waves.
AVS is a partner in the AIP Career Network, a collection of online job sites for scientists, engineers,
and computing professionals. Other partners include Physics Today, the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT),
American Physical Society (APS Physics), IEEE Computer Society, and the Society of Physics Students (SPS) and Sigma Pi Sigma.