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Congratulations on completing your degree!
Please let us know your future plans and give feedback on your time as a graduate student.
Please provide the information below.
Contact email address
How long were you a graduate student in the physics department?
Who were you paid by in your last semester as a graduate student? (JQI, IREAP, PHYS, CHEM, etc.)
What are your plans after graduation?
If you are entering a postdoc position, please provide details:
Title (if other than Postdoc)
If you are entering the workforce, please provide details:
How closely is your new job related to your Ph.D. research?
How did you find your job? Who, if anyone was helpful in your job search? For example, was your advisor helpful in your search?
How many research advisors did you have during your time as a graduate student in the physics department?
Describe how your advisor(s) was helpful in picking your topic and in advising you when research issues arose.
Did you find the advanced courses (beyond the first year) useful? If not, what suggestions do you have for improvement?
Please rate your experience as a graduate student in the UMD Physics Department.
There is nothing I would change.
There are a few things that could have been done better, but my overall experience was positive.
I accomplished what I came to do, but had a neutral experience.
There were many things that could have been done better. My overall experience was negative.
My experience was not at all what I expected.
Is there anything more the department could have done to help you be more successful in your research, graduate more quickly, and/or prepare you for your post-graduate work?
Are there any aspects of being a graduate student in our department that stood out to you?
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