Apply for Rising Stars Workshop Academic Career Workshop for Women: Deadline June 15

This fall, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will host Rising Stars, an academic career workshop for women in EECS. At this workshop, female graduate students and postdocs who are interested in faculty careers will learn how to navigate academic life while meeting new mentors and peers. This year’s event, to be held in Urbana, IL during Oct. 29-Nov. 1, 2019, will bring together more than 60 top young women in EECS for two days of research presentations, poster sessions, and candid discussions about navigating academic life.

Apply by June 15, 2019. Please share this flier to help spread the word about this exciting opportunity.

For more information, please visit the Rising Stars in EECS 2019 website or email the Rising Stars in EECS 2019 team at

This year’s co-chairs are CRA and CRA-W Board Member Nancy M. Amato and Wen-mei Hwu both from University of Illinois.