Register to Post Thread

Career Guidance

- Discuss topics on science professions and career paths. Job descriptions, salary, requirements...
RSS Feed Icon
Meta Thread / Thread Starter Last Post Replies Views
Jan16-12 Greg Bernhardt
Hey folks, I'm Greg's sister. One career many scientists do not consider is becoming a patent attorney. I've been...
Jul4-14 04:21 PM
155 143,940
Hi everyone. I am a sophmore studying to get a bs in mechanical engineering. I am thinking about switching to civil...
Aug20-14 11:11 AM
36 173,139
Well, I'm 19, I love pure mathematics and I'm determined to follow my heart in my life. but recently this idea has...
May7-11 09:05 AM
6 5,912
I've had a fairly long winded conversation with a friend recently and he seems to think that doing a Stats BS as...
Jun30-11 11:34 PM
6 2,188
Hello all, first time poster here, looking for some advice regarding going back to school. I have a BS in...
Jan29-11 09:15 AM
4 6,599
I'm fresh out of college (21 years old) and i was recently offered an offer for 25/hour (40 hours) as an entry level...
Apr6-13 11:03 AM
47 4,318
Does anyone have any work experience in this field? Is it a savvy career choice? Does one make alot of money? Do...
May1-06 08:40 AM
13 2,671
is it true that you can have bachelor in (for example) Quantum Mechanics, and then have the M.A and Ph.D in Quantum...
Jun23-11 07:48 PM
1 1,241
An economics degree from a top 10 or 20 (depending on whose numbers you look at) would probably get you far in life....
May1-14 04:33 PM
6 926
hello i was reading JONATHAN KATZ topic about not becoming a scientists here: ...
Jul11-09 02:27 PM
2 1,066
Right now I'm at a community college and I am a semester or two away from transferring to the local Uni in the...
Sep7-11 10:33 AM
3 1,591
Currently a physics lecturer. I have a masters in physics, bachelors in Applied physics & math, concentration in...
Jul4-10 10:29 AM
The riddler
4 1,507
Hello, I have been in the IT industry for a few years, and I have been gaining decent skills in networking, general...
Feb1-13 12:44 PM
1 706
It was quick but I think I got this right. I heard a commercial this morning in which the makers of MATLAB, Mathworks,...
Nov17-11 11:59 PM
Ivan Seeking
3 2,085
Hello all. I sign up for classes in just under two weeks. I'm a freshman, and I am at a crossroads as to what my...
Feb5-11 08:51 AM
0 625
So I am a senior chemistry (BA) student at a large state university and will be graduating at the end of the spring. ...
Nov7-11 02:49 AM
1 2,009
Hey all I graduated in 2009 with 2 Bachelor of Arts, worked for 3 years (profesionally as a marketer and doing PR) but...
Jan10-13 09:23 AM
7 2,318
So I need to make a decision on this asap as I am already part way through a semester and need to choose a physics...
Feb11-10 04:44 PM
12 2,148
A simple question: I have sent out a job application to a rather large sw house in Europe for a R&D position. How long...
Sep13-10 11:01 AM
0 1,079
i have been reading around about physics degree gpa's and businesses looking at resumes and the first thing they see...
Jun1-12 04:11 PM
1 1,502
Hello. I'm interested in the field of physics/engineering, and I have a vague plan of what I would like to do; though...
Dec23-10 06:19 PM
2 1,061
Well, I am a high school student who does well in sciences and math. I have respectable non-curriculum knowledge of...
Oct23-10 04:46 AM
7 1,474
Oks, I've always been a passive reader of forum...Until now =) Im a ME student, finishing my 2nd year AND im...
Oct5-11 11:29 PM
1 1,611 According to this article...
Jun20-09 12:12 PM
3 2,274
So I recently took a job in R&D right out of my Master's program (in electrical engineering). When I was interviewing...
Apr12-11 07:33 AM
3 2,433
I've often heard on PhysicsForums that career prospects are bright for theorists who paid attention to their math...
Mar28-13 10:33 PM
75 8,036
Hello, when I finish school I will have an MS in nuclear engineering with second majors in both applied math and...
Jun23-11 12:44 PM
9 1,931
Dear PF friends, I am curious to know about the application engineer's (related to semiconductor field) nature of...
Dec21-12 10:00 AM
0 767
Hi all :-) A little while back I went for an interview for a physics based job which, unfortunately, I completely...
Oct20-11 01:40 PM
18 6,572
I have my second interview next Wednesday for a major critical environmental solutions company. The hiring manager...
Feb21-11 10:52 PM
3 3,286
I finally got a job as a biostatistician in a hospital in the downtown area. I just graduated from a local college 2...
Oct30-10 08:43 PM
13 1,773
Im considering a career in Theoretical Physics. In terms of jobs what opportunities would I have after my Bachelors ,...
May2-13 05:33 PM
7 1,534
Hello dear members, I am a college freshman majoring in undeclared major. (:P) I have strong passion for music and...
Oct27-12 11:45 PM
3 1,864
Hello people, I am new in this forum, and have been reading very posts and I am really liking here. How I have...
Apr20-10 08:27 AM
Carlos Dutra
0 1,034
I'm currently having a job on campus which relates to my major (electrical engineering, working in electronic research...
Mar22-10 10:37 PM
3 1,359
How's the situation for a phd on europe and US? Is it hard to find a job on industry or college? I live in Brazil,...
Feb3-13 10:22 AM
5 1,230
Hello all! I recently graduated with a BS in physics and I will be entering a PhD program for biomedical...
Jul22-10 10:20 AM
Ben Espen
3 5,030
I have a son who is an Oracle data-base designer. He tells me that there is virtually no unemployment for Americans...
Oct3-11 06:09 PM
12 2,747
I'm currently studying Electrical Engineering, but I like Physics a lot more. The only reason I didn't initially major...
May27-12 12:28 AM
4 2,209
I'm thinking about what course I'm going to do at university, and Physics has always been interesting to me. ...
Jul17-10 01:19 PM
Epic Sandwich
0 1,150
Hello guys, I'm a senior undergraduate from China and I'm considering applying for a PhD program in condensed...
May25-13 11:53 PM
0 640
Hi, just wondering how much scope there is in aerospace engineering and how well aerospace engineers get paid in...
Apr17-09 07:33 PM
9 2,181

Register to Post Thread
Bookmark and Share

Display Options for Career Guidance Mentors
Showing threads 2401 to 2440 of 4707 Mentors : 2
Forum Tools Search this Forum
Search this Forum :
Advanced Search