Science Magazine has a new article out on green science careers. Those who have studied physical science, medicine, engineering, or any life science will be uniquely qualified for many types of green jobs. The article cites numerous examples of how professionals in these career specialties can transfer their skills. The ability to conduct research in widely varied roles and settings is a critical skill in this arena. Training, educating, and communicating will gain increasing importance as well.
Over the next few years opportunities will be popping up in the industry, government, academic, nd non-profit sectors. The following are some career specialties that are seeing growing demand:
Waste Management and Water Reuse
Sustainable Building Practices
Renewable Energy Specialists
Read Science Magazine’s full article It’s Getting Easier to Be Green: Jobs in Green Science
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