2023 Application

2023 Rising Stars in Physics Workshop


An eligible applicant must be within approximately one year of graduating with their PhD or have obtained her PhD no earlier than 2015.

Selection Criteria

A group of 20-25 outstanding candidates will be selected from all applications submitted.  Preference will be given to candidates who are considering applying for faculty positions in the spring of 2023.

How to apply

If you are interested in the workshop and wish to apply to be considered, please submit the following documents:

  • Resume
  • A document of no more than two pages, summarizing your research and your most significant achievements to date
  • 2-3 letters of recommendation.
  • All application documents, including letters of recommendation, should be uploaded here. Ensure that all files uploaded begin with the last name of the applicant, followed by an underscore and a descriptive title: Lastname_CV, or Lastname_Rec.Letter_Yourname.

The deadline has been extended!  The application and letter of recommendations must be completed and submitted no later than Monday, April 3, 2023 to be considered for the workshop. Send the link to the Letter of Recommendation to your nominator to complete.

If you have any questions regarding the Rising Star agenda or workshop, please contact Prof. Lanzara at ale.lanzara@berkeley.edu.

Issues with submitting your application can be directed to Roia Ferrazares at roia@berkeley.edu.