Physics Career

In order to have a successful career in physics, you must love it. If it simply to achieve financial independence, it won’t work.  As far as real physics is concerned, you will have to have a good background in math, logic, and computers. Moreover, you will probably work in many different areas in your lifetime. Finally, you will most likely end up in an academic environment. Find more advice and discussion below.

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introphysics

So I Am Your Intro Physics Instructor

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I posted this elsewhere (on my personal blog), and someone mentioned…
physics course

Your Curriculum Vitae As a Physics Graduate

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  I am going to backtrack a little bit…
physics doctoral

How to Get a Postdoctoral Physics Position

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  If you intend to pursue an academic/research…
physics jobs

How to Get a Physics Job!

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  In the previous chapter, we have reached…
thesis defense

Your Physics Thesis Defense Guide

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  At this point, you have completed writing…
doctoral thesis

Writing Your Doctoral Thesis/Dissertation As a Physics Major

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  At this stage, you have performed your…
oral presentation2

Oral Presentations - Addendum | Physics Career

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I'll try not to make a habit out of this, but I believe there's…
grad exam

First years of Graduate School from Being a TA to the Graduate Exams

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 You are now entering your first year of graduate…
other majors

Entering Physics Graduate School From Another Major

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  I have decided to tackle this issue because…
alternative careers

Alternative Careers for a Physics Graduate

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  We are still discussing the final year…
physics career

The US Graduate School System For Physics Majors

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  We are still stuck in the discussion…
before grad school

What Physics Majors Should Expect from Graduate School

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 We are still discussing the final year of your…
physics major

The Life of a Physics Major

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 So far, I have covered what I believe a student…