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Add to Calendar 4/19/2019 11:00 am 4/19/2019 America/Chicago Physics Careers Seminar: "Eyeballs, North Dakota, and other adventures of a physicist turned engineer" DESCRIPTION:

Abstract: In this talk I will discuss my experiences as a physicist finding a job and working in the private sector. I will give some advice based on my own job search, and talk about some of the unique aspects of applying to engineering jobs as a physics graduate student. I will also talk about Northrop Grumman’s Future Technical Leaders program and working in the defense industry.

Bio: Brian is a Principal Systems Engineer and physicist working at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems. He joined Northrop Grumman in 2017 as a member of the Future Technical Leaders program, for which he is completing several one-year rotations to expand his technical expertise and develop his leadership skills. Brian earned his Ph.D. in physics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2017, studying low-temperature magnetic materials.

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Dr. Brian Wolin, Northrop Grumman Corp.

204 Loomis (Interaction Room)

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Physics Careers Seminar: "Eyeballs, North Dakota, and other adventures of a physicist turned engineer"

Speaker Dr. Brian Wolin, Northrop Grumman Corp.
Date: 4/19/2019
Time: 11 a.m.
Location:

204 Loomis (Interaction Room)

Event Contact: Lance Cooper
Sponsor:

Department of Physics

Event Type: Seminar/Symposium
 

Abstract: In this talk I will discuss my experiences as a physicist finding a job and working in the private sector. I will give some advice based on my own job search, and talk about some of the unique aspects of applying to engineering jobs as a physics graduate student. I will also talk about Northrop Grumman’s Future Technical Leaders program and working in the defense industry.

Bio: Brian is a Principal Systems Engineer and physicist working at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems. He joined Northrop Grumman in 2017 as a member of the Future Technical Leaders program, for which he is completing several one-year rotations to expand his technical expertise and develop his leadership skills. Brian earned his Ph.D. in physics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2017, studying low-temperature magnetic materials.

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