Where Our Grad Students Go

TUNL graduates are very competitive in the job market with the majority taking post-doctoral or staff positions at other universities and national laboratories.  About a third of graduates go into private industry in a variety of technical fields.  

grad students industry

Graphic above shows Initial employment of TUNL graduates from 2008 to 2017.  During that period, 66 PhDs were granted by the TUNL consortium institutions, representing about 9.4% of the total PhDs in experimental nuclear physics nationwide.