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ERIC Number: ED564152
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2016-Jan
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
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Physics Doctorates One Year after Degree: Data from the Follow-up Survey of Degree Recipients from the Classes of 2013 and 2014. Focus On
Pold, Jack; Mulvey, Patrick
AIP Statistical Research Center
This report presents trend data on the status of physics PhDs one year after receiving their degree. For the last decade postdoctoral fellowships were the most commonly reported positions taken by physics PhDs in the year after receiving their degree. The type of initial employment for of physics PhDs varied depending on the subfield of their dissertation. The findings in this report come from the annual American Institute of Physics (AIP) Follow-up Survey of physics PhD recipients, classes of 2013 and 2014.
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Publication Type: Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Institute of Physics, Statistical Research Center