Biology Jobs Juneau AK

Local resource for biology jobs in Juneau. Includes detailed information on local businesses that give access to biology careers, biology job opportunities, as well as information on biology programs, and content on biology.

Alaska Public Employees Association/A F T
(907) 586-2334
211 4th St Ste 306
Juneau, AK
 
Marine Engineers Beneficial Association District No
(907) 586-6040
229 4th St
Juneau, AK
 
Alaska State Employees Assoc Local 52 Afscme Aflcio
(907) 463-4949
400 W Willoughby Ave
Juneau, AK
 
International Union Of Operating Engineers Local 302
(907) 586-3850
9309 Glacier Hwy
Juneau, AK
 
Carpenters Union Local 2247
(907) 586-3675
1751 Anka St
Juneau, AK
 
Inlandboatmans Union Of The Pacific Alaska Region Af
(907) 790-9644
3017 Clinton Dr Ste 201
Juneau, AK
 
Juneau Job Center
(907) 465-4562
10002 Glacier Hwy., Suite 100
Juneau, AK
 
International Brotherhood Of Electrical Workers
(907) 586-3050
813 W 12th St
Juneau, AK
 
Inlandboatman'S Union Of The Pacific Alaska Region
(907) 790-9645
230 Seward St
Juneau, AK
 
Anchorage Job Center Muldoon
(907) 269-0000
1251 Muldoon Rd., Suite 114
Anchorage, AK
 

What are the Best Careers in Biology?

Biologist

A degree in biology or biological sciences can lead to a career in the health care industry, allied health, the environmental industry, animal care & research, plant biology, education, government, mathematics, engineering, the legal field, and the art industry. Some of the best positions in each industry include:

·Health Care: Physician, Podiatrist, Dentist, Optometrist, Podiatrist

·Allied Health: Registered Nurse, Pharmacist, Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist, Speech Therapist

·Environmental: Agricultural Scientist, Conservation Biologist, Environmental Scientist, Forest Ranger

·Animal Care & Research: Gamekeeper, Marine Biologist, Marine Mammal Trainer, Zookeeper

·Plant Biology: Botanist, Ethnobotanist, Horticulturalist, Landscaper

·Education: Professor, Biology Teacher

·Government: City or Community Health Official, Bioterrorism Expert, National Health Professional (FDA, CDC)

·Math/Engineering: Bioinformatics, Biomechanical Engineer, Epidemiologist, Biometrician/Statistician, Nanotechnologist, Medical Physics

·Legal: Forensics & Criminal Investigator, Biotechnology Patent Lawyer

·Art: Medical Illustration, Bio-Animation and Films, Molecular Visualization

These are not the only career fields for biology degree holders. With a bachelor’s degree in biology or biological sciences, you can also become a bioethicist, clinical lab scientist, dietician, drug testing/quality control expert, food safety expert, genetic counseling, pharmaceutical researcher, pharmacist’s assistant or zymurgist (beer/winemaker).

Most biology degree careers pay extremely well. In fact, many of them pay well over the national average. The average American earns $46,326 per year and dual earner households average $67,348. Biomechanical engineer, for example, earn $74,920-$114,740 per year and botanists average $72,792 per year.

If you’re interested in a career in biology, you should enroll in a biology degree program at an accredited university. The accrediting agency must be recognized by the Department of Education, so visit U.S. Department of Education Database of Accredited Postsecondary Institutions and Programs for listings.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics :

A Ph.D. is usually necessary for independent research, particularly in academia, as well as for advancement to administrative positions. A bachelor’s or master’s degree is sufficient for some jobs in applied research, product dev...

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