Professional Development

The department of Physics & Astronomy provides students with an array of exciting professional development and high-impact learning opportunities all over the world. From fellowships and internships, to teaching in tutorials and labs, community outreach, the 3-minute thesis and poster competitions, to working in tandem with our industry partners and collaborators, there is no shortage of opportunities to broaden your skills. 

Observing run at Gemini South (Chile) - Gemini Planet Imager

sci Olympics volunteers

The annual Science Olympics

Western also offers many professional development workshops and services though GradPath and the SGPS Development Series

How To Apply

List of Potential Gradute Student Projects