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2016 MIT-Stanford Women in Aerospace Symposium
May 24, 2016 - May 26, 2016
The Symposium, presented by MIT in conjunction with Stanford University, offers outstanding women doctoral and postdoctoral researchers a unique opportunity to present their work to, and network with, their colleagues, university faculty, and industry/government professionals.
The Symposium includes technical presentations, discussion with faculty, talks by leaders in the aerospace field, and panel discussions about academic careers. Participants will exchange views on the future of aerospace engineering, strengthen career-building networks, and learn about pursuing academic careers.
Approximately 20 attendee presenters will be selected through a competitive application process. Applicants must be women a year from, or up to two years following, receipt of their doctoral degree, and have an interest in pursuing a career in academia. Travel grants will be offered.
Deadline for submission is April 1, 2016. Selected invitees will be notified by April 15, 2016. Application