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R&D job without PhD?

  1. Mar 31, 2010 #1
    R&D job without PhD???

    Colleagues,

    Is it possible to get R&D position without PhD holding?First of all,I'm asking about Physics and Electronics/Electrical Engineering.Who knows any precedents?
     
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  3. Mar 31, 2010 #2

    Andy Resnick

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    Re: R&D job without PhD???

    Sure- nearly everyone I worked with in R&D did not have a PhD. Most had a MS, but not always.
     
  4. Apr 6, 2010 #3
    Re: R&D job without PhD???

    Could one lead a R&D initiative without only a MS or are the leadership positions usually reserved for PhDs?

    Thanks
     
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