GGR Early Career Speaker Nominations

The APS Topical Group in Gravitation (GGR) solicits nominations for an invited session designed to recognize unique, high impact contributions by GGR members early in their careers. A recipient will be selected to deliver an invited lecture at the APS April Meeting 2015, and will receive a travel honorarium.Selection will be based on outstanding research and promise for future research. Candidates must be enrolled in a graduate program or hold a postdoc position at the time of nomination, and nominations are accepted from all APS members. The deadline for receipt of nominations is November 24, 2014 and must include a letter of not more than two pages discussing the qualifications of the nominee.The nominee should provide:

  • A biosketch, including research interests and recent publications/contributions (2 pages)
  • Titles and abstracts for three selected publications for which the nominee provided a unique and high impact contribution.
Please send materials to Please contact GGR Chair Beverly Berger or GGR Chair-Elect Deirdre Shoemaker for more information.
Posted on Nov 3, 2014 @ 15:52 PST.