Interested in Pursuing a PhD?

Are you interested in pursuing a PhD?  We would like to introduce an amazing opportunity for doctoral education in Okinawa, Japan.
The Division of Biological Sciences is hosting an Information Session with Professor David Dorfan about The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST). 


Prof David Dorfan is a very experienced physicist, and an innovative educator.  He was associated with UC Santa Cruz for many years, as Dean of Physics, and is an expert in the design and manufacturing of sensitive equipment for particle physics detectors.
The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST) is a fully international university, that gives students the opportunity to take courses in English while studying in Japan.  The program is known for its interdisciplinary science for the driven, curious student.  It is a modern, innovative, flexible program with full support.  The program takes  20 of the very best student applicants.

Is this for YOU?

Date: Nov. 7th 2012
Time: 5:00pm
Location: Natural Sciences Building (NSB) 4211

Please stop by to learn more about this opportunity.  Snacks will be provided.

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