MadSci FAQ: Careers in Science
Here are some selected files that discuss careers in science.
is a scientist?
can I find out about science careers?
you tell me about working as a research scientist?
do scientists publish the results of their work in scientific journals?
How are scientists creative?
does a scientist do?
What is it like to be..
is the typical job of an astronomer?
Cosmology be good career to go into? (original
with black holes and such.
are the best schools for majoring in astronomy?
in NASA operations.
you tell me about careers in chemistry?
type of benefits does a job as a chemist offer?
What kind of job does and organic or inorganic chemist have?
What does a physical chemist do?
are the jobs for people with a PhD in Computer science or engineering?
as a career? (original question)
can I prepare to become a nuclear physicist?
Careers in the Biological Sciences
Working in biology and medicine.
working in biochemistry a good career?
for a medical scientist.
a medical student travel to secluded areas and work outside of a lab?
attracted you to psychology?
do I become a virologist?
classes would be essential for a career in genetic engineering?
Working with animals
is it like to be a verterinarian?
is it like to be a zoologist? (from Kelleen Flaherty)
is it like to be a zoologist? (from Tim Susman)
I interview a zoologist? (original
Is zoology a good career?
zoologists actually work with sick animals?