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.

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APS Division of Plasma Physics Job Fair

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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.
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APS Local Links

Aiming to develop mutually beneficial links between academia and industry by connecting industry professionals, early career physicists, and faculty in geographically centered areas.
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InSight: Free Physics Slideshows

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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.
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Career Guidance

Insight: Free Physics Slideshows
Slideshows to inform and excite students about careers and opportunities in physics. Easy to download and install.

Webinars
Physics career webinars offer interactive discussion, career guidance, and advice from fellow physicists.

Professional Guidebook
Find step by step guidance for discovering which careers align with your interests, talents, and values, and building a successful road towards them.