Career Information

What can you do with a career in physics? The opportunities are almost too numerous to mention. The American Institute of Physics lists the following examples of physics-related careers:

  • male teacheracoustics engineer
  • applied optics specialist
  • astronomer
  • atmospheric scientist
  • biomedical scientist
  • climate specialist
  • environmental scientist
  • high school teacher
  • magnetic systems designer
  • medical physicist
  • neuroscientist
  • nuclear safety expert
  • oil exploration specialist
  • plasma physicist
  • pollution control scientist
  • radiation therapy specialist
  • robotics engineer
  • space physicist
  • oceanographer
  • solar physicist