Physics Resources

Job Postings

Physics Today Career Network
A complete career services site with job opportunities, job fair information, and resume postings. Check out the links to related sites for more employment information.

Jobscience
A specialized healthcare resource that walks you through the steps of finding a career. Search job postings, look at specific salary surveys, post your resume and self-assess your personality.

Optics.org
An online photonics resource with featured articles, news, and an employment section.

PhysicsWeb
Click on the "PhysicsJobs" section to view postings of job openings or post your resume online. Site also includes current physics news and professional resources.

PhysLINK
Contains information on Physics, astronomy, and engineering. Includes a nice job board with industry, academic, grad, and post grad positions. Great directories link to college and university departments, professional societies, institutes, and national labs.

National Science Foundation
A listing of summer internship opportunities available through the foundation.

IAESTE United States
Is a membership organization dedicated to developing global skills in tomorrow's technical leaders through international exchange, leadership training, global skill development, and technical education. Summer internships available.

Duke University - Engineering World Health Summer Institute
Places physics, chemistry and engineering majors in developing world hospitals. After a month of training in Costa Rica or Tanzania, participants work in hospitals installing and repairing instruments, taking inventory, calibrating equipment, training nurses and staff to use and maintain equipment, or other biomedical tasks.

 

Graduate Fellowships and Scholarships

The Department of Defense

The Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship Program

The Fannie and John Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowships

National Physical Science Consortium

NSF Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship

Smithsonian Institution

University of Virginia Jefferson Scholars Graduate Fellowships

The American Association of Physics Teachers

American Physical Society

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Professional Science Masters
The Professional Science Masters (PSM) is an innovative, new graduate degree designed to allow students to pursue advanced training in science or mathematics, while simultaneously developing workplace skills highly valued by employers.

 
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