Physics: From School to the Job Market
Varenna 17-18 June 2005
Publisher: SIF, Bologna
Edited by G.F. Bassani, E. Predazzi, N. Vittorio.
Special issue of "Giornale di Fisica" dedicated to the proceedings of the Workshop "Physics: From School to the Job Market" held in Varenna on occasion of the WYP 2005.
It is a survey on the job market for physicists with reference to Europe and US reporting various statistics on employment prospects and remuneration of Doc and postDoc in private companies, public organization and universities; on the declining interest in science studies and the gendre problem in scientific faculties.