JOBS/ACTIVITIES UNDERTAKEN BY RECENT

PHYSICS DEPARTMENT ALUMNI

WITHIN TWO YEARS OF GRADUATION

 

Graduate/Professional School   [universities attended by recent alumni listed after the discipline]

 

        Physics [North Carolina State University, Duke University, Dartmouth University, University of Connecticut, Brown University, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, West Virginia University, University of New Mexico, Oregon State University, University of Rochester, Georgia Tech., East Carolina University]

        Biophysics [Harvard University, Johns Hopkins University, Scripps Institute, Florida State University]

        Atmospheric Sciences [Colorado State University]

        Chemical Physics [University of Maryland]

        Medicine [Johns Hopkins University, Virginia Commonwealth University, Emory University]

        Computer Science [Cornell University]

        Business [Wake Forest University, Georgia Tech]

        Engineering (see areas below) [Princeton University, North Carolina State University, University of Virginia, Purdue University, UC Berkeley, Penn. Sate University, Clemson University, Washington University, Case-Western Reserve]

        Public policy [John F. Kennedy School of Government]

        Seminary [Princeton University, University of the South]

        Ophthalmology [Duke University]

        Mathematics [University of Texas]

        Economics [Duke University]

 

Areas of Engineering

        Electrical engineer

        Bio-engineer

        Civil engineer

        Mechanical engineer

        Auto-racing engineer

        Marine engineer

        Environmental engineer

        Underwater salvage engineer

 

Academia/Teaching

  • Physics teacher at the Hopkins School
  • Physics teacher at Charlotte Latin School
  • Teaching Fellowship at Charlotte Country Day School
  • Teach for America
  • Computer Science teacher at Porter-Gaud School
  • Physics teacher at the Foote School
  • Physics teacher at Episcopal School
  • Instructional Assistant at Bates College Physics Dept.
  • Physics teacher at Georgetown Visitation Prep School

 

Business/Military/Law

  • Electronics manufacturing
  • Patent examiner
  • Paralegal
  • Business consultant
  • Management consultant
  • Actuary
  • Air Force
  • Army

Computer/IT

        Software engineer

        Software designer

        Internet entrepreneur

        Programmer

 

Medical

        Medical physicist

        Clinical researcher

 

Ministerial/Service-Oriented

        Assistant of Episcopal Cathedral in Charleston, S.C.

        Missionary Africa

        Bible college

        AmeriCorps

        Volunteer work

        Davidson Housing Coalition

        Lutheran volunteer with Chicago Uptown Ministry