Diversity

   

(BOPS 2010 Image Courtesy of Eileen Stevens)

The Biophysics programs is committed to the diversity efforts implemented by the University of Wisconsin-Madison and their goal of encouraging diversity and inclusive excellence. As such, we participate in a number of programs and opportunities:

Graduate Recruitment Fairs:

Biophysics sends representatives to the following recruitment fairs yearly. Come by and say hello!

Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS)
Tampa, FL , November 9 - 12, 2016

Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS)
Long Beach, CA, October 13 - 15, 2016

On Campus Opportunities:

Biosciences Opportunities Preview Program (BOPS): September 29 - October 2, 2016 Madison, WI
The program offers highly qualified candidates the opportunity to visit Madison and the Univesity of Wisconsin-Madison. This weekend trip is fully funded and introduces students to the biological science graduate programs on campus.

Integrated Biological Sciences Summer Research Program (IBS-SRP)
Every summer, the University of Wisconsin-Madison brings qualified undergraduates to campus who spend 10 weeks doing research in a laboratory environment. Biophysics has a subgroup within the larger IBS-SRP Program. For more information on the program and how to apply, please visit the link above.

For questions regarding the Biophysics program's diversity efforts please feel free to contact: 
biophysics@bocklabs.wisc.edu or our Diversity Chair Silvia Cavagnero at cavagner@chem.wisc.edu.