AIM Academy: Education & Workforce Development

PI Name : 

Ofelia Aguirre

Co-PI: 

John Bowers

Agency Name: 

AIM Photonics via State University of New York (SUNY)

Abstract: 

This project is designed to inspire, attract and retain community college, undergraduate, graduate students and veterans through career transitions to the PIC industry; to develop accessible career pathways with on-ramps and off-ramps for all supply chain skill levels; and create transitions between Academy programs and private sector employment through coordinated internships, apprenticeships and hands-on experiences in AIM and AIM-partner prototyping and manufacturing facilities.

Amount Awarded: 

$399,451

Date(s): 

01/01/2016 to 12/31/2016

Related IEE Person: 

Area/s of Research : 

Electronics & Photonics