Once a physicist

Profiles of physicists who once studied for an undergraduate or postgraduate degree in physics, but whose career has now taken them away from a physics-based environment.

However, here they talk about how their physics training has played a vital role in their careers. This section is especially useful if you are not sure about your career options.

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Once a physicist: Mark Levinson

Mark Levinson
Credit: PF Productions

Mark Levinson is a film director whose most recent film, Particle Fever, was about the discovery of the Higgs boson

last edited: January 05, 2015

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