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Research and study the inheritance of traits at the molecular, organism or population level. May evaluate or treat patients with genetic disorders.


  • Biotechnological research and development should continue to drive much faster than average employment growth.
  • A Ph.D. is usually required for independent research, but a bachelor's degree is sufficient for some jobs in applied research or product development; temporary postdoctoral research positions are common.
  • Competition for independent research positions in academia is expected.


Personality I'm a problem solver
Salary $70,790/yr ($35.40/hr)
Job Outlook Average
Education Doctor or Professional degree