ACerS is pleased to announce Andrew Ericks has been selected for Volunteer Spotlight, a program through which we recognize a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism.
Ericks received his B.S. in metallurgical and materials engineering from the Colorado School of Mines in 2018, and he is currently a third-year Ph.D. candidate in the Materials Department at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Ericks has volunteered with ACerS since 2018. As a President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA) delegate on the Outreach Committee and as Outreach Chair, he has contributed to several endeavors, including PCSA’s Day in the Life videos, outreach to delegates’ local communities, and development of the Materials Science Classroom Kits. Currently, he is in his second year as a delegate to the Engineering Ceramics Division. Ericks also serves as a peer reviewer for the Journal of the American Ceramic Society.
We extend our deep appreciation to Ericks for his service to our Society!