Loyola University Chicago

Department of Physics

Local Industrial Research/Employment

Local industries often hire for the summer or provide internship positions for work-study programs. Areas of research are widely varied and depend upon the nature of the company. Physics students in nontraditional tracks may find this option more suited to their needs. The following is a list of local industries and regional industries with local branches: (check the Web for more information)

  • 3M Corporation, St. Paul, MN
  • Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, IL
  • Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, IL
  • Northrop Grumman Corp., Rolling Meadows, IL
  • Andersen Consulting, Chicago, IL
  • Packard Instrument Co., Downers Grove, IL
  • Andrew Corp
  • Sci Tech International
  • Arthur Andersen Technology Solutions, Sarasota, FL
  • Searle (Monsanto) Labs
  • Baxter International, Inc., Deerfield, IL
  • Sonoscan, Inc., Bensenville, IL (Acoustic micro imaging)
  • Bell Labs, Naperville, IL
  • Sun Microsystems, Itasca, IL
  • Chicago Board of Trade, Chicago, IL
  • Underwriters Laboratories, Northbrook, IL
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Chicago, IL
  • University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago (& Darien), IL
  • Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL
  • U.S. Robotics
  • Lucent Technologies (see Bell Labs)
  • Zenith Corp.
  • Motorola Corp., Schaumburg, IL