Research Scientist

Starting Salary: Around £18,500

Daily Job: analysing and interpreting the results of experiments and field work and communicating findings to the scientific community by methods ranging from presentations at seminars and conferences to publishing work in specialist literature.

Subjects Needed: A science-based degree that relates to the areas of health, medicine, agriculture, horticulture or biology such as

Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Biomedical Science, Land Use and Environmental Management, Microbiology,

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Under 16

16 Plus