Internship Opportunities for ASU Physics Students
Internships and research experiences are incredibly valuable, regardless of whether your future career goals lead you to graduate school or the workforce.
You can be a part of the cutting edge research going on in physics. Many students have gone on to have their research published in the major physics journals and have given talks at major conferences.
You can be a part of the decision making for the future of science.
You can beef up your resume with hands on experience, which is valuable for graduate school or job applications.
You can get paid for your work.
You can live in other cities and meet people in your field with similar interests.
Sold on the idea yet? If so, check out some of the research opportunities in the links below.
|North Carolina State University REU Program Based in Raleigh, NC, NCSU has research positions available in condensed matter and materials physics, atomic and nuclear physics, optics and astrophysics.|
|NIST/SURF Program Based near Washington DC, the National Institute of Standards and Technology is one of our nations larger research labs, with active research programs in a variety of areas. We get together an application package for this program every year. Let Tonya Coffey or Tony Calamai know if you are interested in applying for this program.|
|There are several extensive databases on summer research experiences. One nice database is maintained by the University of Pennsylvania Physics Department and has the programs organized in two ways, by research area and by state. This page also has links to other databases.|
|Oak Ridge National Labs is based in Oak Ridge, TN. This is one of our country's premier research labs, and has research programs in many areas of physics and science.|
|Montana State University offers summer research experiences in materials science and Solar Physics/Astronomy & Space Physics.|
|An astronomy summer research experience in Arizona is sponsored by Northern Arizona University.|
|SARA Research Experience for Undergraduates is an opportunity in the southeast for an astronomy summer research position.|
|Like to gamble? The University of Nevada in Las Vegas has an REU program with concentrations in several different areas of physics.|