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Hey folks, I'm Greg's sister. One career many scientists do not consider is becoming a patent attorney. I've been...
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Hi, I've been offered a job that involves the design of electrical control panels. I can get involved with the...
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Hello, found this forum...like it a lot. Saw a category about career options...I am a radiation oncologist and we...
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I'm wondering what are some 'niche jobs' or niche markets for Electrical Engineers? The kind of jobs that will always...
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Hi, This may be very specific - NIH fellowships generally require US citizenship or permanent residency. I am...
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Dear all, This fall I finished my favorite - physics college and all is bright. Although, I got an idea for early...
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Hey, I enjoy to do physics, math and work with computers, but all the jobs I know of that consist of these subjects do...
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Well, in about 5 months I will be finishing my undergraduate physics career, and I have no idea what to do. I am not...
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I'm graduating in May with a B.S. Math and Physics Minor. I really don't want to teach, but I think I would enjoy...
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Hi everyone, I've recently completed a postdoc in the field of laser physics (photonics), the same field as my PhD....
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These are some notes of the observations I've made over the past few months looking for jobs. This might be useful...
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Hi, I'm a graduate student, one semester in to a physics PhD. I'm still doing the core courses and haven't started...
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Hi everyone. I am interested in studying plasma physics, but not so much in studying nuclear fusion. Is there a...
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First of all, sorry if this is posted in the wrong area. I thought that this pertains more to a career than anything...
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A few years after I finished high school, I took a few subjects at my local community college with no real major in...
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I know that its very hard to get tenure even if you get a phD in astrophysics from an Ivy league school. hence, alot...
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Hey guys, I've been lurking here for a while and I'm ready to ask you more experienced folks for help about what...
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Im a hgh school student, I need help to define what should I go for. I was interested in aerospace engineering , but...
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I'm not really interested in calculus, chem, or physics. I mean, I'm doing good in the subjects... but I don't really...
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Hi guys. I was surfing threads on this forum once again and i read a line that was like physicists aren't interested...
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Hi, everyone! Well, I'm currently a math major at university, planning on going BS -> MS -> PhD, and then being a...
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I am starting grade 11 semester 2 and already in the first few days it's time to choose our grade 12 courses, so I...
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Hello everyone, i'm facing a bit of confusion. I am currently in highschool, taking a college level Calculus class and...
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Hi. I'm wondering what field I should go into or what I should major in. I like math, science, and computers. The...
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I'm a double major in chemistry and physics (to be honest, I like physics better), and I'm thinking of going to med...
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This is my first post on Physics Forums, so hello everyone. My name is Jorge, and I would like some life advice. I...
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Ok, I am currently in my third year at Purdue right now, and I still don't know what I want to do with my life. haha....
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Hi all, I graduated college from a state school with a degree in Mechanical Engineering in May 2011 and started my...
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Hey, I can't decide on what I should go to university for after high school. I enjoy maths and sciences, but I also...
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I'm an undergrad Industrial Engineering student and I'm interested in a summer internship. According to the ad I could...
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I'm in my first year, which is a HNC. I'm currently thinking of what I'd like to do once I graduate, my idea is to get...
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we see many physicists have publsihed hundreds of papers like John Ellis, Edward Witten, Sankar Das sarma, ... how...
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Does anybody know of any companies currently involved with advancing nuclear energy in areas like alberta? I have...
Nov27-09 09:42 AM
Astronuc
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Well right now I'm flip flopping between some majors that I would like to do. Yesterday, Nuclear Engineering popped in...
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I am going to graduate soon of a 5 year long major. The major was a general engineering with specialization in nuclear...
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Hello, I got my BS in nuclear engineering last December, and I've been trying to find a job in the nuclear industry...
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As a career should I pick a nuclear engineer or nuclear scientist? What's the difference?
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Hello, I am currently attending UTK and studying in their nuclear engineering program. I think this is a great program...
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I am very interested in a future career in Nuclear Engineering. Right now I am a junior working on my B.S. in...
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