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Physics Graduate Student Association

Prospective Grad StudentsThe primary goal of the Physics Graduate Student Association (PGSA) is to enhance the overall welfare of grad students in the physics department. The PGSA does this by:

• Meeting with Department leadership about grad student issues.
• Representing physics dep’t grad students at the UMBC GSA.
• Hosting “happy hours” and other social events.
• Hosting the Annual “Welcome BBQ” for new grad students each August.
• Hosting the Annual “PGSA Poster Session” at Visit Day each March.

The PGSA leadership council is comprised of a President, Vice-President, Secretary, and Treasurer. Elections for the 4 PGSA Leadership Council positions are held each September.

2019-2020 PGSA Leadership Council

President: Ian Nodurft
Vice-President: Kylie Hoffman
Secretary: Achala Denagamage
Treasurer: Saurabh Shringarpure