Career Questions tagged Wildlife Biology

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Patricia U. Aug 13, 2018 150 views

What college clubs would benefit a wildlife biology career?

I will be transferring to a four-year school this month and hope to participate in clubs. There is a bee keeper club, herpetology, and organic farming, that I know of so far. While not being sure what activities are done in each, what should I look for if I wanted something that would look...

#wildlife-biology #college-clubs

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Patricia U. Aug 13, 2018 147 views

How to approach Professor about research?

Hello. I'm a wildlife biology major transferring to a four-year school. One of the professors does research, and after inquiring about a Special Topics in biology class, found he organizes wildlife monitoring/research with snakes, amphibians, and small mammals. While I do not need anymore...

#wildlife-biology #undergraduate-research-experience

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Patricia U. Aug 13, 2018 190 views

How to approach Professors about research opportunities?

Hello. I'm a wildlife biology major transferring to a four-year school. One of the professors does research, and after inquiring about a Special Topics in biology class, found he organizes wildlife monitoring/research with snakes, amphibians, and small mammals. While I do not need anymore...

#wildlife-biology #undergraduate-research-experience

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Patricia S. Jan 16, 2018 177 views

Are there good science schools with family living?

I am a full time student and a single mom. My college is about 45 minutes away and I am struggling trying to find time for everything and still making sure I am with my kids everyday. I am living in a pretty toxic environment and need a place that has family living. Most colleges don't unless I...

#wildlife-biology #housing #college #parenting #family

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Patricia S. Jan 16, 2018 202 views

How do you balance kids and school and working?

I am a full time student and a single mom. My college is about 45 minutes away and I am struggling trying to find time for everything and still making sure I am with my kids everyday. Any advise. #wildlife-biology #parenting #work-life-balance...

#time-management

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Megan C. Jan 16, 2018 238 views

How to balance a full time job and a university schedule

I am a returning college student. I am a single mom to a wonderful 3 year old. I am getting closer to my associates degree at my community college but then looking to transfer to San Francisco state University but I still need to keep my job to care for my daughter. Can anyone help with advice...

#wildlife-biology #work-life-balance #single-parent #time-management

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Bridget W. Apr 12, 2018 370 views

How Did You Figure Out What Your Dream Job Was?

I'm a high school senior who has wanted to be a veterinarian ever since middle school, but after shadowing every veterinarian in my area, I realized that I did not want to be a veterinarian anymore. Since then, I have changed my "career path" numerous times. I thought I wanted to be a wildlife...

#pseo #help #dance #teacher #wildlife-biology #lawyer #systemsarchitect #surgeon #stressed #photography #environmental-science #choreography #veterinarian

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Jazmin L. Apr 08, 2018 273 views

Should I choose a minor that is easily utilized if my major is specific to a certain field?

I would like to major in conservation biology or wildlife biology, but it seems like a very difficult field to become employed in, and I was planning on minoring in psychology because I am interested in behavior and thought it would compliment a biology degree. However, would it be better to...

#conservation #choosing-a-minor #majors-and-minors #psychology #choosing-a-career #choosing-a-major #marketing #choosing-major #wildlife-biology #liberal-arts #business #interests

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Jazmin L. Apr 08, 2018 286 views

What careers in biology will allow me to travel often?

I have always been interested in and enjoyed traveling, and would like to pursue a career in conservation or wildlife biology. What careers in that field, if any would involve frequent traveling? #conservation #nature-conservation #wildlife-conservation #wildlife-conservation...

#conservation-biology #wildlife-biology #traveling #travel

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Jazmin L. Mar 24, 2018 333 views

Should I consider changing my wildlife/conservation biology major if I am bad at math?

I want to pursue a degree in conservation biology or wildlife biology, and have been told by previous professionals that I should keep my grades up in science math classes. While I enjoy and excel in my science classes, I am not as good at math. I am able to maintain an A or high B in all math...

#stem #stemcareers #wildlife-biology #wildlife-conservation #choosing-a-major

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Jazmin L. Mar 24, 2018 401 views

What jobs can I apply for with a degree in conservation biology?

I previously wanted a degree in wildlife biology, but after I further explored my interests I became more intrigued with the conservation aspects of biology rather than the scientific aspect. It's also come to my attention that Conservation Biology is a fairly knew major, and I was wondering...

#wildlife-biology #general-career-advice-for-young-people #animal-conservation #wildlife-conservation #wildlife #job-search

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Britney H. Mar 19, 2018 765 views

Is a career in Wildlife Biology sustainable?

I love the outdoors and wildlife, but heard a career in wildlife biology is too competitive and a low salary. Is there any fact to this? #wildlife-biology...

#wildlife

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Danielle S. Jan 17, 2018 532 views

What does it take to become a wildlife rehabilitator?

Helping and conserving wildlife is an interest of mine. What major or classes should I look at to become one? #wildlife-rehablilitation #wildlife-conservation #wildlife-biology...

#biology

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Jazmin L. Jan 24, 2018 236 views

What can I do in high school to prepare for a career in wildlife biology?

I want to pursue a career in wildlife biology or conservation biology. At my school, there are extensive programs to prepare students for a career in the medical services, and engineering. There's classes for theatre and visual arts, as well as other performing arts programs, however there does...

#wildlife-conservation #wildlife-biology #career-opportunity-and-preparation #conservation-biology #college-prep

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Fathima M. Jan 17, 2018 213 views

How do I blend visual art and writing skill with my biotechnology degree for a career?

Ever since I was a kid, I was constantly stuck between wanting to be an artist, a writer, or a scientist. There must be some way to have all these things in my life, but I'm not really sure since I want to be a microbiologist or parasitologist. #biology #biotechnology #molecular-biology...

#evolutionary-biology #marine-biology #cell-biology #painting #wildlife-biology #writer #drawing-and-painting #drawing

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Sydney S. Sep 02, 2017 328 views

What is the best method for getting a job in a zoo or wildlife rehabilitation center?

I have always been interested in wildlife and plan on being open to either option once I receive a degree in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Sciences at Washington State University. So far this is just a plan but I will be applying for their spring semester which begins this January. I guess...

#wildlife-biology #zookeeper #zoology #wildlife-conservation #wildlife-rehabilitation

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Lonita A. Sep 01, 2017 343 views

What jobs are available for a biology major?

I have always loved studying biology in school. I have actually taken all of the science courses offered to my school i love science so much. Upon speaking to the schools guidance counselor, I found that i truly wanted to major in biology. What jobs would be achievable with a #biology major? I...

#wildlife-biology #ecology

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Ya$h A. Jun 03, 2016 2390 views
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Jaydah L. May 14, 2016 402 views

What advice do you have for your people who are interested in studying wild life and becoming a zoologist?

I want to get involved and know if i should have a secondary skill so I won't starve while looking for a job. #science #job #veterinarian #animals #animal-health #wildlife-biology #wildlife...

#pets

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Megan B. Mar 29, 2017 623 views

What is a typical work day as a Marine Biologist like?

There are many different careers you can pursue with a degree in Marine Biology. A day on the job can differ depending on what your career is. #marine-biology #wildlife-biology...

#marine-mammals

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Jaydah L. May 14, 2016 729 views

In the exotic veterinarian feild, what would be the biggest advantages and disadvantages?

I am looking to pursue a carreer in zoology and working with exotic vets. And i just want to know the benefits and the challenges. #chemistry #veterinarian #zoology #wildlife-biology #life-sciences #zookeeper #animal...

#pets

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Brian M. Mar 28, 2017 714 views

I'm currently a Biology, Wildlife&Conservation Science, and Film major. Should I switch to engineering, computers, or something along those lines?

I'm currently a Biology, Wildlife&Conservation Science, and Film major. I'm mildly regretting not majoring in computer science, engineering, or something along those lines, but I'm already a junior. I'm performing poorly in my classes lately...I'm a smart person, I've just been unmotivated...

#computer-science #science #biology #biotechnology #wildlife-biology #environmental-science #engineering #mechanical-engineering

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Rachel B. Sep 20, 2016 509 views

Which is better to take, zoology or wildlife biology?

Which one, when taken at college, looks better to employers? #college-major #zoology...

#wildlife-biology

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Fazil R. Jun 20, 2016 654 views

What are the options available in India for photography?

Hi! I am a class 10 student, very much interested in Photography. #photography #wildlife-biology...

#wildlife-conservation

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Ilana N. May 20, 2016 491 views

Do I need to get a PhD to do field research in the field of Environmental Biology or Animal Cognition?

I'm going into Ecology & Environmental Biology, and I'm wondering how much schooling I will have to do to do the work I want to, which right now resembles that of Jane Goodall. #biology #environmental #wildlife-biology #ecology...

#animal-work

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Trena N. May 16, 2016 385 views

Would it be better to switch from zoology to wildlife biology??

I do not know if i want to stay majoring in zoology or to switch to a more general major #biology #wildlife-biology...

#zookeeper

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Trena N. May 16, 2016 873 views

What can you do with a Zoology Degree

I am asking to figure out what to do before studying the topic for the next four years. #zoology...

#wildlife-biology

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Meghan M. May 12, 2016 499 views

How much schooling does it take to become a wildlife biologist?

I am interested in biology but I want to be outdoors and in action looking at animals and nature. I was wondering the amount of schooling needed to become a wildlife biologist #biology...

#wildlife-biology

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Madison O. May 09, 2016 1040 views

What sort of major is recommended to be a wildlife photographer or videographer?

Would it be better to receive a degree in something to do with wildlife (e.g. biology/zoology) or a degree in film-making? #film #photography #wildlife-biology...

#videography

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Luke S. Oct 23, 2015 1275 views

What does a game warden do on a daily basis?

I am in sixth grade an I would like to be a game warden when I grow up, any help would be appreciated. Thank you! #biology #marine-biology #zoology #wildlife-biology #wildlife...

#game-warden