Faculty Recruiting Support CICS

Broader Impacts Fair & Workshop

05 Apr
Friday, 04/05/2019 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Life Sciences Laboratories Conference Center (S330-340)
Career Development

All STEM Faculty, Grad Students, and Post-docs invited! 

Learn about recent trends in NSF's expectations for effective Broader Impacts and how to develop a fundable plan. Hear from NSF-funded faculty and their grad students about the exciting Broader Impacts projects they have had success with. Benefit from their insights into the NSF review process!



  • Jenny Ross, Professor, Physics
  • Shannon Roberts, Assistant Professor, Industrial Engineering
  • Sankaran "Thai" Thayumanavan, Professor of Chemistry and recipient of NSF grant to fund Center for Autonomous Chemistry;  and doctoral candidate Francesca Anson


1:00 - 1:30 PM
"Building your Broader Impacts Legacy: Making a Difference and Getting Funded"

1:30 - 2:45 PM
Faculty/Mentee Panel - NSF-funded faculty and graduate students

2:45 - 4:00 PM
Broader Impacts Fair - Campus and community organizations and resources

3:30 - 4:00 PM
Grad Student CV Mini-workshop - Including Broader Impacts activities on your CV

Mary K. Green, Office of Research Development, mkgreen@umass.edu, 545-8641
Heidi Bauer-Clapp, Graduate School Office of Professional Development, hbauerclapp@grad.umass.edu, 545-0669