APS Careers Webinars
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Physics Careers Webinars offer interactive discussion, career guidance, and advice from fellow physicists.
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APS wants to provide its members a single source or tools and advice specifically for physicists to aid their career decisions and increase their professional enrichment.
APS Physics career guidance offers advice on choosing science career paths, how to evaluate your current job, and changing career direction. Whether you are actively seeking a job or just considering career enriching options, these physics career resources provide a single point of reference for physicists at all stages.
APS Professional Development - Physics Career Advice
Save Yourself! What Not to Do Your Physics Career
James Patterson, Professor Emeritus at Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, offers hard-won career advice in his APS News article on The Back Page.
“What Not to Do: Ten Mistakes for Physicists to Avoid”
Ever wonder how your salary compares to other branches of physics? You'll want to look over salary information and other career trends statistical reports.
Physics Careers Statistical Data
Graduates & Postdocs
Specific links geared towards physicists transitioning from degree work to research, academia, or the private sector.
Graduate & Postdoctoral Students