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Physicist Interview Questions

Ryan Brown
    Job Interviews Careers Sciences Physicist

25 Physicist
Interview Questions

  1. What two properties of electromagnetic waves are used to attach info to radio signals?

  2. Do you work well under pressure?

  3. How do you think a professor who knows you would describe you?

  4. How do you determine or evaluate success?

  5. Tell me about a time when you were able to overcome an obstacle in a creative manner.

  6. Describe the most creative work-related project which you have carried out.

  7. How did you become interested in this field?

  8. What is the proper formula used to calculate acceleration?

  9. Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

  10. What is different between secondary electron image and back scattered electron image?

  11. What is the difference between diffraction and interference?

  12. How do you prioritize when you have multiple projects to accomplish?

  13. What are your career goals?

  14. What is your greatest weakness? Your greatest strength?

  15. What aspects of our organization interest you?

  16. What made you choose to become a Physicist?

  17. Have you ever had difficulty getting others to accept your ideas? What was your approach? Did it work?

  18. Could you tell me a little bit about your computer skills?

    Community Answers

    • "Microsoft word, Excel, Powerpoint, Matlab, Latex, Access."
  19. Tell me about a recent successful experience in making a speech or presentation. How did you prepare?

  20. Tell me about your schooling experience.

  21. What are your career goals as a Physicist?

  22. Why should we choose you for this job?

  23. What is the most difficult part of being a Physicist for you?

  24. What do you like least about being a Physicist?

  25. What do you like most about being a Physicist?