Career Questions tagged Research

Research is a skill acquired by increasing knowledge of a particular topic. Popular careers include research scientist, historian, and sociologist. For more information, please read below.

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Ray K. Nov 19 36 views

What degree should I get in order to become a research psychologist?

One college I'm looking at has a research psych track that is simply a bachelor's degree, which doesn't sound right to me. Another college I'm looking at recomends a master's and then possibly continuing education at a grad school. Another college, which is a research college, has a research...

#research #research-psychology #developmental-psychology #psychology #abnormal-psychology

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Sofia G. Nov 08 25 views

What's your income as a health information technician?

I am a high school student doing research for an IT project and my assigned career was health info technician. #research #jobs #...

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mariah P. Oct 16 23 views

when did you know you wanted to be an OBGYN ?

I go to job corps and I just need three questions answered for my research on my future job. #obgyn #obgyn...

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Ray K. Oct 13 58 views

How do research psychologists get paid? And how well?

Where does the money come from- the institute you work for, funding from organizations that support your research, people and magazines that want to publicize your work? Do you get paid salary or commission? How much do you make a year? Is the income stable? Is the amount you are paid...

#research #research-psychology #psychology #financial-planning #money

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Liomae J. Oct 04 22 views

What are the benefits ?

I'm interested in going into the MOS....

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Jasmine C. Sep 18 68 views
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Micah T. Sep 18 21 views
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Alexandra C. Sep 16 40 views

Is it possible to complete a psychology PhD under a faculty member in a different department?

I'm looking into psychology graduate programs, particularly looking for researchers who study sexuality/relationships. People in this area vary in their actual department - for example, some are in sociology, communications, medicine, social work, etc. which vary pretty drastically from psych...

#research #admissions #phd #medicine #social-work #communications #grad-school #psychology #psychiatry #applications #college #sociology #graduate-school

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Deja M. Sep 10 45 views
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Alexandra C. Aug 15 63 views

How to handle having depression in a research career?

I'm looking to become a psychology researcher. I understand that research careers can be fairly stressful. However, I've also suffered from depression for a decade and expect I will still be dealing with it when I attain my career. How can I go about handling my illness while also successfully...

#research #phd #depression #science #mental-health #brain-sciences #mental-illness #clinical-psychology #passion #stress #psychology #highered #psychiatry

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Alexandra C. Jul 29 77 views

How to introduce yourself to a professor you want to study under in *grad school*?

I will be applying to Psychology Ph.D. programs this fall, and I was wondering how best to introduce myself to PIs I want to work with. For example: - What should I include in an email? - What should I say about myself? What should I say about them? - What questions do I need to ask them?...

#research #phd #application #graduate #grad-school #interview #psychology #college #doctorate #graduate-school

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Alexandra C. Jul 25 43 views

What kind of transportation jobs involve psychology?

I am currently pursuing my bachelors in psychology and am interested in research. However, I also am really interested in transportation (Amtrak, light rail networks, public transportation companies, etc.). What kinds of jobs in transportation might relate to these type of transportation...

#psychologist #research #amtrak #philadelphia #train #transport #transit #commuting #subway #psychology #travel #transportation #bus

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Mohammad D. Jun 07 81 views

I have three plain career choices: AI researcher, theoretical physicist or ethical hacker. What should I choose?

I’ve narrowed down my career choices to these three career paths, based on my interests. I can either go into the AI field and help spearhead cutting-edge research into making a humanoid AI; I can become a theoretical physicist spearheading research in quantum mechanics, or become an ethical...

#research #career #science #artificialintelligence #physics #ethicalhacking #quantum

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Samantha C. Jan 21, 2018 219 views
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Chiara G. May 02 102 views

Suggestions for job hunting in SF with no industry experience

My name is Chiara and I'm a biomedical engineer from Italy. I've done a double master degree program with my university in Italy and UIC in Chicago. Now, I'm on OPT (Optical Practical Training) working permission and I moved to San Francisco looking for great opportunities to start with. I do...

#research #suggestions #sanfrancisco #engineer #biomedical

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Clio C. Apr 11 131 views

How can I get into an operations research career in the construction industry?

I am a college sophomore now majoring in civil engineering, and by the end of this summer I would have completed 4 summer internships: 2 in construction project engineering/general contracting, and 2 in civil engineering research (specifically in environmental engineering/water resources and...

#operations-research #research #engineering #stem #construction #datascience #construction-management #civil-engineering #management #internships #construction-engineering