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PhD in Physics
USD30.0 per hour

PhD in Physics specializing in Photonics, Laser Physics, Thin films, Microscopy and other related field. I have 5 years experience of teaching ...

Doctor of Philosophy
USD60.0 per hour
Quantum Physicist | Data Analytic | Modelling

My current research interest is quantum state engineering and quantum communication. My PhD thesis focuses on experimental quantum optics and q...

PhD in Physics
United Kingdom
USD75.0 per hour
Director at Ray Technology

As a Chartered Physicist I provide consultancy services in a range of science and engineering fields. My areas of expertise include physics, se...

PhD in Material Science and Engineering
USD35.0 per hour

I am a physicist expert in computational materials science targeted to microelectronic and nanoelectronic device applications. I have worked on...

United Kingdom
USD0.0 per hour
Quantum Technologies Consultant

My research was focused on the study of interactions between extremely cold, highly excited atoms known as Rydberg atoms. My main interest was...

Ph.D. in Planetary Science
United States
USD150.0 per hour
Astrophysicist, Computational Data Analyst, Problem Solver

I work at the intersection of theoretical physics, state-of-the-art statistics, new datasets, and computational data analysis to solve problems...

I am a scientist in theoretical physics. Let your problems be solved by us!

I am the leader of a group of scientists (all PhD) collaborating in interdisciplinary fields such as Physics, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, ...

PhD Artificial Intelligence
United Kingdom
USD0.0 per hour
CEO - Chi-Squared Innovations ★ Telling Stories With Data ★ www.chi2innovations.com

I have a very broad range of expertise within science, having in-depth knowledge of physics, medical physics, bioinformatics, medicine, artific...

Ph.D in Physics and Physical Chemistry
USD0.0 per hour
Scientific consultant in Chemistry, Materials, and Packaging sectors

I have a profound background in Polymer and Materials Systems and testing methods. I obtained my Master degree (with honors) in Polymer Chemist...

PhD in Physics
USD40.0 per hour
Aerospace Consultant | STEM Educator | Former SGAC Chair

Aerospace consultant, physicist and space enthusiast, with experiences educating the next generation of engineers, and running a nonprofit.

MSc in Physical Chemistry
USD30.0 per hour
Expert in Physics, Chemistry and Physical Chemistry

I've finished my BSc and MSc studies in physical chemistry and now I'm a PhD student in physical chemistry, concretely in the field of ...

South Africa
USD35.0 per hour
Machine learning and scientific specialist

I am an astrophysicist with a strong background in scientific writing, strategic thinking, leadership and machine learning.

Doctor in Natural Science
USD0.0 per hour
Research Scientist Inorganic Chemistry | PhD in Chemistry | Renewable Energy | Surface Science | Research & Developm...

My background includes interdisciplinary research experience spanning physical and inorganic chemistry, surface science and automation processe...

Doctor Of Science - Ph.D. in Astrophysics
USD30.0 per hour
Independent Scientist, Editor and Technical Writer

Ph.D. in Science (Astrophysics), BSc. in Physics and Applied Mathematics. Experienced technical writer and research assistant. Former fellowsh...

Doctorate in Physics (Instituto de Física)
USD50.0 per hour
Technical Specialist II at Tecgraf / PUC-Rio

I am a physicist with over 7 years of experience applying computational and data-intensive techniques to problems in science and engineeri...

United States
USD50.0 per hour
Physicist with extensive research experience

I am a researcher with 15 years of experience. I have worked for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory where I worked on projects for the Nati...

Master of Science in Physics
USD15.0 per hour
Dedicated physicist with research, data analysis and scientific writing skills

I am a PhD student who specialized in atomic, molecular and optical physics at University of Heidelberg in Germany. I have experience with lase...

United States
USD0.0 per hour
Interdisciplinary scientist/engineer, Physics PhD | Materials science, chemistry, instrumentation

My past work includes high through experimentation, solar fuels catalyst research, custom electrochemistry instrumentation, ultra high vacuum s...

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) -Mathematics and Computer Science
United States
USD250.0 per hour
Experienced mathematician & data scientist, specializing in ML, stochastic processes, combinatorial algorithms, and ...

Professor of Mathematics at the University of South Carolina; Chief Scientist of AtomBeam, LLC; former Chief Data Scientist of BehaviorMatrix, ...

PhD, Theoretical Physics
USD0.0 per hour

I possess strong analytical, organizational, and interpersonal skills. I'm interested in projects related to the physics of ultracold atoms...

Master of Science
USD45.0 per hour
We are a science & technology start-up with rich subject matter expertise.We provide consulting and research assista...

I run a start-up called Young-Scientist.in.We focus on Science Enrichment activities for students.We have pool of researchers, analyst and acad...

Cosmetic Scientist
United Kingdom
USD25.0 per hour
Owner & Founder of KMF Cosmetic Formulation Services

I've been in the cosmetic industry for about eight years now. I started working in a company manufacturing cosmetic products. I was purchas...

Master of Science in Chemistry
United States
USD50.0 per hour

My current interests are renewable energy and sustainability. I wrote my master's thesis on spectroscopy and photosynthesis. I was investig...

United States
USD0.0 per hour

Postdoctoral Research - Studied the biological effects induced by microbes radiation in small animal models and the efficacy of a novel UVC rad...

MPhys Physics
United Kingdom
USD40.0 per hour

I am a medical scientist/epidemiologist, with undergraduate background in Physics from a top UK university. I have recently started a post-doc ...

How to hire a freelance physicist
What does a physicist do?

A physicist studies the structure and behavior of matter through observations and experiments. Physicists can specialize in a wide range of subfields such as astrophysics, biological physics, computational physics, nuclear physics and fluid dynamics. Theoretical physicists develop mathematical models and devise theories. Experimental physicists observe nature and carry out experiments to explain natural phenomena.  


A large number of physicists work in research and academia. However, many are also employed in diverse industries such as oil & gas, automotive, finance, health & medicine, manufacturing and manufacturing. 

Why hire a physicist

Physicists are known to be problem-solvers and have a strong hold on problems that require analytical skills. For this reason they are not just employed in traditional jobs but also in jobs that require specialist math skills such as banking and finance. 


As the gig economy takes over, freelance physicists are increasingly being hired on an on-demand basis. Educational content creators may hire a freelance physicist to simplify complex concepts, and large businesses may hire astrophysicists to analyze large amounts of data.  


Consulting a physicist online for a short-term project is beneficial in particular for smaller organizations, who cannot offer to hire physicists in-house.

How much does it cost to hire a physicist?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the mean annual salary for a physicist is USD 123,080. The highest salaries for PhD-qualified physicists are in the medical sector, with an average of USD 177,420.


Up until now, businesses were unable to access physicists for one-off projects. However it is now becoming easier to hire physics experts online, as more and more qualified researchers and academics turn to consulting. 


On Kolabtree, physicists charge hourly rates starting from USD 50, or charge a fixed fee based on your project requirements.

How to write an effective job post to hire a physicist

While writing a job post to hire a physicist, make sure that you define the challenge you’re facing clearly. Here are a few items to include in your job description:


  • Scope of work: Define the challenge you are facing, the expectations and the end goal you are trying to achieve.
  • Duration: Provide an estimate of how long you expect the project to run for.
  • By when you need to hire: Choose how long you’re willing to keep your job open for applications. A week can give you enough time to interact with multiple freelancers so that you pick the best candidate.
  • Budget: Choose to pay either a fixed fee or by the hour. You can increase the scope of the project and change your budget at any time, based on your mutual agreement with the freelancer.
  • Skills required: Physicists specialize in a vast variety of fields, and Kolabtree provides you access to specialist experts. Choose from:

Theoretical Physics Astrophysics Biophysics Computational Physics Solar Physics Applied Physics Geophysics Statistical Physics Mathematical Physics Nuclear Physics Particle Physics


Ready to hire a freelance physicist? Post your project on Kolabtree and get quotes from physics experts for free.