Graduate Education in Physics: Which Way Forward? Conference

Education Conference 2008

Program and Speaker Notes
Attendees and Abstracts

The conference organizing committee has developed a list of additional resources and links to other sites pertaining to graduate education in physics.  Links to speaker notes and photos from the 2008 Conference on Graduate Education in Physics are also included.

“Report of the Joint AAPT-APS Task Force Graduate Education in Physics”

“Rising Above the Gathering Storm: Energizing And Employing America for a Brighter Economic Future”
National Academies Press. 

AIP Statistical Research Center
Full reports and highlighted tables and graphs.

AIP Statistical Research Center
Reports covering issues concerning graduate physics and astronomy education, and degree production at US universities

“A Decade of Action: Sustaining Global Competitiveness”

“Educating the Engineer of 2020: Adapting Engineering Education to the New Century”
Paperback, National Academy  of Engineering.

2006 IGERT Project Meeting, May 14-16, 2006, National Science Foundation

Ethics Case Studies


APS Careers website

Forum on Graduate Student Affairs

National Task Force on Undergraduate Education in Physics

Report of the Joint APS-AAPT Task Force on Graduate Education in Physics, 2005

Other resources on graduate education in physics

Female friendly physics departments

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