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Physics Skills and Related Careers

Skills

  • Define research problems
  • Design equipment
  • Develop and write research proposals
  • Develop research models
  • Draw meaningful conclusions
  • Establish experimental designs
  • Establish hypotheses
  • Evaluate ideas
  • Gather/analyze data
  • Inform, explain, instruct
  • Maintain records
  • Mathematical modeling
  • Measure distances/relationships
  • Observe data
  • Perform calculations Identify/classify materials
  • Prepare technical reports
  • Review scientific literature
  • See relationships among factors
  • Summarize research findings
  • Utilize math formulas Use instruments

Related Careers

  • Acoustics Physicist
  • Aerodynamist
  • Aerospace Nondestructive Testing
  • Agriculture Scientist
  • Air Traffic Controller
  • Astronomer
  • Astrophysicist
  • Atomic Physicist
  • Automotive Engineer
  • Biophysicist
  • Cardiac Imaging Researcher
  • Chemical Physicist
  • Computer Specialist
  • Computer System Engineer
  • Engineer
  • Environmental Analyst
  • Environmental Health Specialist
  • Fluids Physicist
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Geodesist
  • Geophysicist
  • Health Physicist
  • High-Tech Designer, Oil Industry
  • Hydrologist
  • Industrial Hygienist
  • Industrial Hygienist
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Lawyer, Technology Specialty
  • Mathematician
  • Mathematics and Physics Teacher
  • Medical Physicist
  • Medical Products Designer
  • Meteorologist
  • Molecular Physicist
  • National Laboratory Research Admin.
  • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Lab Tech
  • Nuclear Physicist
  • Nuclear Power Plant Project Manager
  • Occupational Safety Specialist
  • Oceanographer
  • Optical Medical Devices Designer
  • Optometrist
  • Particle Accelerator Operations Analyst
  • Physicist
  • Physics Researcher
  • Physiognomist
  • Plasma Physicist
  • Process Engineer
  • Quality Control Manager
  • Radiological Laboratory Director
  • Research & Development Scientist
  • Research Assistant
  • Satellite Data Analyst
  • Satellite Missions Analyst
  • Science Teacher
  • Science Writer
  • Scientific Photographer
  • Seismologist
  • Solid Earth Physicist
  • Solid State Physicist
  • Stratigrapher
  • Systems Analyst
  • Technical Consultant
  • Technical Illustrator
  • Technical Salesperson
  • Technical Writer
  • Television Chief Engineer
  • Test Engineer