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Jobs in physics research?

  1. Jan 18, 2006 #1
    can anyone tell me how eay it is to get jobs in physics research? i'm interested in particle physics but i'm afraid i can't be much more specific as i'm only 17 :biggrin: i want to do an MPhys in nuclear astrophysics and then go into some kind of reserach. also, what else could i do apatr from research with that kind of degree?
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  3. Jan 18, 2006 #2

    matt grime

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    Research requires a postgraduate qualification, usually.
  4. Jan 18, 2006 #3
    yeah i'm planning on doing a PhD too, should have mentioned that.
  5. Jan 20, 2006 #4
    yeah, a PhD is sometimes requried to be able to publish work in many professional journals. If you want to do research, a PhD is a must.
  6. Jan 21, 2006 #5
    which journals? a masters degree seems to be sufficient in most journals I'm aware of.
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