Careers and Education
- Read the latest articles in Physics Today.
Physics Today’s Annual Careers & Recruitment Special Issue
- Career advancement advice and real insights from those in the field.
Professional societies and you
- Take advantage of the member benefits and also volunteer for leadership positions, joining a society can help advance your career.
Stepping off the tenure track
- Pursuing a professorship doesn't have to be the default career choice. Learn how to decide if staying in academia is right for you.
When (and when not) to volunteer at work
- Evaluate extracurricular opportunities and make an informed decision about whether to accept or not.
A Whole New World: Preparing for Life After Academia
- Evaluate your personal values, skills, abilities, and knowledge to understand what sort of career will fulfill you professionally.
If You Lead, Will They Follow? Leadership Skills: A Critical Tool for Career Success
- Learn about various aspects of leadership, how they affect your career, and how to develop your own leadership skills.
Virtual Networking Webinar
- Reveal your ability to network virtually amid the COVID-19 crisis.
Going Virtual: The Interview and Job Talk
- Dive into leveraging virtual platforms to execute an interviewing plan that will help you land that dream job.
Career Planning in a Crisis: How to Move Your Career Forward
- Learn how to build and execute a strong, customized crisis management plan for your career.
Additional Career Resources provided by the American Institute of Physics
Society of Physics Students
- A professional association explicitly designed for students and their advisers.
- Helping researchers advance their research and careers.
Statistical Research Center
- Your source for data on education, careers, and diversity in physics, astronomy and other physical sciences.