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If you're thinking about your next career move, Physics World Careers is an annual guide that offers valuable careers advice, insightful case studies showcasing possible career options, plus a comprehensive employer directory. And jobseekers with a background in science, technology, engineering or mathematics can explore all the latest opportunities on brightrecruits, a recruitment website from the publishers of Physics World.

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Physics World Careers

The 2020 edition of Physics World Careers is packed full of advice for early career scientists. Including a range of valuable advice, informative case studies and recruiter profiles, it demonstrates the variety of jobs that use a physics degree.

Spotlight on careers in medical physics

Career development: stand out from the crowd

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Ask me anything: careers advice from top physicists

Training for your future


brighrecruits connects employers from different industry sectors with jobseekers who have a background in physics or engineering. Search our comprehensive job listings and recruiter information to find the perfect job for you at any stage of your career.

Video showcase: physics graduates share their stories

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