Faculty Recruiting Support CICS

Welcome to Candidate Friday 2021!

Congratulations on your acceptance to the College of Information and Computer Sciences PhD program! We look forward to showcasing our research, faculty, and students at our March 4 & 5, 2021 event! All times below are Eastern Standard Time (EST) and will take place in a Gather.town virtual location. Zoom capability is required. The link to our events will be emailed to all candidates on March 3.

Thursday, March 4 ~ PhD Student & Candidate Social 

  • Join our current PhD students for some games and socializing in our Gather.town virtual room from 8pm until 10pm.

Friday, March 5 ~ Candidate Friday Events 

  • 9:00am Welcome Message from Dean Haas, Chair of the Faculty James Allan and Admissions Chair Gerome Miklau
  • 9:30am Faculty Research Highlights 
  • 10:20am Faculty Poster Session
  • 12:00pm Open Labs & Tea Rooms 
    • Open labs will have current PhD students available to discuss their research and lab life.
    • Team Room topics are an opportunity for students to hear about life in Amherst or our LGBTQ+ community.
  • 1:00pm PhD Student Panel and Hand Raising
  • 2:30pm Faculty Research Highlights II & Teaching at CICS Information Session
  • 3:15pm Interdisciplinary Faculty Research Highlights III