Careers In Physics
APS provides a gateway for physicists, students, and physics enthusiasts to information about physics jobs and careers. Find physics job listings, career advice, upcoming workshops and meetings, and career and job related resources.
APS Division of Plasma Physics Job Fair
The APS Division of Plasma Physics is once again holding a Job Fair at its 2016 Annual Meeting in San Jose, CA, from October 31 - November 3.
Distinguished Lectureship Award on the Applications of Physics
The nomination deadline for the 2017 Distinguished Lectureship Award on the Applications of Physics, which seeks to recognize and honor physicists in industrial and non-academic careers, has passed. The 2017 winner will be announced after September 1. For more information about the award please visit the link below.
Distinguished Lectureship Award Information
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InSight: Free Physics Slideshows
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- Committee on Careers & Professional Development (CCPD)
Industry Mentoring for Physicists (IMPact) is a new mentoring program intended to connect graduate students and postdocs with physicists who work in industry.
Signing up as a mentor or mentee is easy, and you must be an APS Member to participate. To find out more about this program, please click on the link below.
APS IMPact Program
Insight: Free Physics Slideshows
Slideshows to inform and excite students about careers and opportunities in physics. Easy to download and install.
Physics career webinars offer interactive discussion, career guidance, and advice from fellow physicists.
Find step by step guidance for discovering which careers align with your interests, talents, and values, and building a successful road towards them.