ERIC Number: ED248115
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Physical and Life Scientists. Bulletin 2205-5.
Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL), Washington, DC.
This document provides information about careers in the agricultural sciences, the biological sciences, chemistry, forestry and conservation, geology and geophysics, meteorology, and physics. The information, presented in separate sections for each of these disciplines, includes: (1) nature of the work performed by scientists in the discipline(s); (2) working conditions; (3) employment; (4) training, other qualifications, and advancement opportunities; (5) job outlook; (6) earnings; (7) related occupations; and (8) sources of additional information. (JN)
Descriptors: Agriculture, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Conservation (Environment), Employment, Employment Qualifications, Forestry, Geology, Geophysics, Meteorology, Occupational Information, Physical Sciences, Physics, Science Careers, Scientists, Secondary Education, Secondary School Science
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Counselors; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL), Washington, DC.
Note: Reprinted from the Occupational Outlook Handbook, 1984-85 Edition. For earlier edition, see ED 158 125.