Career Opportunities in Science, 2nd Edition

  • Susan Echaore-McDavid
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  • ISBN-10: 1438117159
  • ISBN-13: 9781438117157
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 344 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released April 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Filled with essential information, Career Opportunities in Science, Second Edition provides updated key information, including salary ranges, employment trends, and technical requirements. This helpful resource features 93 job profiles, including 20 new to this edition, with detailed information on the duties, salaries, and prospects for each job. Appendixes provide directories of education and training resources, industry associations, and useful Web sites. A glossary defines key terms used throughout the text. New and updated career profiles include:

  • Actuary
  • Biochemist
  • Bioinformatics scientist
  • Climatologist
  • Computer scientist
  • Criminalist
  • Crop scientist
  • Ecologist
  • Geneticist
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) specialist
  • Information security specialist
  • Medical physicist
  • Pathologist
  • Science writer