Physics

Avadh Bhatia Postdoctoral Fellowship for Women

The Avadh Bhatia Women's Postdoctoral Fellowship is conferred to a woman who is a recent PhD graduate with a demonstrated potential for excellence in research.

Call for Applications

The Department of Physics at the University of Alberta invites applications for the Avadh Bhatia Women’s Postdoctoral Fellowship.

The award is conferred to a woman who is a recent PhD graduate with a demonstrated potential for excellence in research. It was established by the late Mrs. June Bhatia in memory of her late husband, Professor Avadh Bhatia.

The award provides a $60,000.00 annual stipend for a maximum of two years. The annual stipend includes $10,000 per annum that must be provided by supervising faculty member(s).

To apply, contact one or more of our Department of Physics faculty members (https://www.ualberta.ca/physics/people/faculty ) in your field of research to provide a letter of nomination. In addition to this letter, a complete application should include three (3) letters of reference (one of which can be from the nominator), a CV and a statement of research interests. Applicants must have completed their PhD no more than 36 months prior to the anticipated starting date of the fellowship. 

The application should be submitted via email to:

Avadh Bhatia Women’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Committee
Department of Physics
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2E1
Email: Suzette Chan <suzette.chan@ualberta.ca>

The closing date for applications is December 1, 2016.

 

All Recipients

Start Year
Recipient Supervisor Area
2015 Chunhua Dong Michael Woodside Biophysics
2014
Veselina Kalinova Dimitrova  
Erik Rosolowsky
Astrophysics
2013
Madeline Dana Lee
Doug Schmitt
Geophysics
2010
Jeanette Gladstone
Craig Heinke
Astrophysics
2009
Celine Cattoen
Don Page
Astrophysics
2008
Lyubov Titova
Frank Hegmann
Condensed Matter Physics
2007
Ning Liu
Mark Freeman
Condensed Matter Physics
2006
Holly Freedman
Jack Tuszynski
Condensed Matter Physics
2006
Amena Khan
Mark Freeman
Condensed Matter Physics
2006
Sulan Kuai
Al Meldrum
Condensed Matter Physics
2004
Jacinda Ginges
Andrzej Czarnecki  
Subatomic Physics
2001
Stephanie Portet
Jack Tuszynski
Condensed Matter Physics
1998
Karoi Tanaka
Frank Marsiglio
Condensed Matter Physics
1995
Helenka Przysiezniak Frey
James Pinfold
Subatomic Physics
1991
Sharon Morsink
Werner Israel
Astrophysics