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The 10th edition of the ‘Amsterdam Physics & Astronomy Career Day will take place on October 27 in C0.110 at Amsterdam Science park 904.

The morning session will focus on applying for jobs both within and outside of academia. The afternoon session features personal perspectives from Physics & Astronomy alumni. It is also possible to follow the sessions on zoom.

For whom?

  • MSc Physics and Astronomy students
  • PhD researchers, junior PDs


  • Career orientation (academic and non-academic)
  • CV coaching and workshops

By whom?

  • Amsterdam Physics & Astronomy alumni – working inside and outside of academia
  • Amsterdam Physics and Astronomy staff



Time Speaker  
10:00 – 10:05 Ivo van Stokkum Welcome and Introduction
10:05 – 11:15 Laura Dreissen Academic Job Market
11:15 – 11:35 Break  
11:35 – 12:15 Nigel Visser Personal Perspective: from PhD to Veridis CEO
12:15 – 13:00 Lunch Break  
13:00 – 14:00

CV Workshop:

13.00 Introduction

13.05 divide in groups

14:00 - 15:00 Isabelle van Keulen – Simon Kucher Personal perspective – consultancy
15:00 - 15:15 Break  
15:15 - 15:45  Koen Groenland - QDNL Personal perspective – quantum technologist