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Work Experience

Would you like to gain work experience with UNSW Physics?

We are looking for enthusiastic high school students to spend a week with us!

Possible areas for work experience in UNSW Physics are:

  • Astronomy & Astrophysics
  • Music Acoustics
  • Theoretical Physics
  • Solid State Physics
  • Quantum Computing

If you are interested in undertaking work experience with UNSW Physics, then please fill in all the sections of the application form: 

Application Form | UNSWPhysics_WorkExperienceApplication.docx (Click to Download) 

and email the form to our Outreach Manager, Shane Hengst with the subject header "Physics Work Experience".  

Please note, due to overwhelming numbers, applications for work experience in 2016 are currently not being accepted. Please check back here for updates. 

Please note the following before applying:

  • A completed application form will only be considered.  
  • There are limited placements due to the availabilty of the academic supervisor(s). 
  • You should aim to apply at least 3 months in advance and we will respond within 2 weeks of your application. 

If you have any questions regarding possible programs or the application process please forward your enquiry to our Outreach Manager.