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biologist

Description

Code

2131.4

Description

Biologists study living organisms and life in its broader extent in combination with its environment. Through research, they strive to explain the functional mechanisms, interactions, and evolution of organisms.

Scope note

Includes people performing medical research, biotechnology, biochemistry, pharmaceutical research.

Alternative Labels

biologist

biology biotechnologist

biology research scientist

biology science researcher

entomologist

herpetologist

ichthyologist

lepidopterist

mammalogist

mycologist

natural science taxonomist

ornithologist

plant pathologist

wildlife biologist

zoologist

Regulatory Aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database:

Skills & Competences