Physics Careers in Industry and Government Workshop
March Meeting 2011
Saturday, March 20, 2011
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
About the Event
The Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics (FIAP) hosted a workshop on Physics Careers in Industry and Government at the 2011 March APS Meeting in Dallas, TX. Speakers were chosen to represent a variety of perspectives, including physics in global corporations, physics careers in small companies and startups, and industrial physics careers as they relate to academic research.
Heather Galloway, Moderator
Physics Professor, Texas State University
Crystal Bailey, Overview of APS Career Programs, Physics Employment Statistics
Education and Careers Program Manager, APS
Sam Wurzel, Physics Careers in Small Companies and Startups
Company Founder, Octopart, Inc.
Ernesto Marinero, Physics Careers in Industrial and Academic Research
Research Staff Member, Hitachi Global Storage
Stefan Zollner, Physics Careers in Global Corporations
Physics Department Head, New Mexico State University
Crystal Bailey's Presentation
Supply and Demand: A Picture of Physics PhD Employment in the US
Stefan Zollner's Presentation
Physics Careers in Global Corporations
Sam Wurzel's Presentation
Starting a Company From a Physicist's Perspective