The Illinois Center for Advanced Studies of the Universe (ICASU) at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is pleased to announce a call to host and plan the 2022/23 ICASU Workshop. This workshop highlights interdisciplinary cutting edge research in topics of direct relevance to ICASU. The workshop is expected to occur between October 1, 2022 and June 15, 2023.
The deadline application to host and plan the 2022/23 ICASU Workshop is
11:59 p.m. August 31, 2022.
Your two page workshop application should include a 1-page workshop statement and a 1-page draft timetable, in a single pdf document with the file name: WorkshopApp_[your_last_name]_[your_first_name]_2022.pdf
This year, ICASU anticipates sponsoring one workshop. The evaluation criteria will be based on scientific interest and relevance to the ICASU mission, putting special emphasis on proposals that can strengthen the connections between different parts of ICASU. All ICASU faculty are eligible to apply.
ICASU will provide funding at $20k and administrative support for running the workshop, but all of the scientific and local planning will be the responsibility of the awardee.
- The Motivation Section discusses the scientific context for the workshop, including the big picture and how it fits within the ICASU interdisciplinary mission.
- The Methods Section describes the plan for the logistics of the workshop, including a list of possible attendees (no need to contact people on this list).
- The Equity Section describes specific diversity goals for the workshop.