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Marine Biologist Without Video Power Point

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Marine Biologist Without Video Power Point

  1. 2. Marine Biologist Garrett Waller Block E 2/24/10
  2. 3. What Is a Marine Biologist? <ul><li>A biological scientist that studies living organisms and their relationship to the marine environment. </li></ul>
  3. 4. What Do Marine Biologists Do? <ul><li>Conduct Research: </li></ul><ul><li>Looks for new species of plants and animals </li></ul><ul><li>Studies populations of plants and animals </li></ul><ul><li>Studies the effect of environmental changes on marine organisms and ecosystems </li></ul>
  4. 5. Where Do Marine Biologists Work At Universities In The Field In The Lab
  5. 6. How Do You Become a Marine Biologist? <ul><li>“Who ever wants to meet a distant goal must take many small steps.” </li></ul><ul><li>- Helmut Schmidt. </li></ul>
  6. 7. <ul><li>Education </li></ul><ul><li>Undergraduate degree in Biology with courses in: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Animal behavior and Ethology </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Animal Biology & Physiology </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Zoology, Ecology & Entomology </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Masters Degree and Ph.D in Marine Biology </li></ul>How Do You Become a Marine Biologist?
  7. 8. What Additional Training Is Recommended? <ul><li>Swimming </li></ul><ul><li>Scuba diving certification </li></ul><ul><li>Marine navigation & boat safety training </li></ul><ul><li>First aid & advanced lifesaving </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>Beginning Salary = $45,000 - $60,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Middle Salary = $65,000 - $90,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Potential Salary = $110,000 - $125,000 </li></ul>How Much Money Do Marine Biologists Make?
  9. 10. Not a bad office…. Would you rather work here - or here?
  10. 11. What Is the Outlook and Growth Potential for Marine Biologists? <ul><li>Outlook is increasing </li></ul><ul><li>Growth potential is 5-21% over the next eight years </li></ul>
  11. 12. What Are Some Careers Related to Marine Biologists? <ul><li>Microbiologists </li></ul><ul><li>Biochemists </li></ul><ul><li>Geneticists </li></ul><ul><li>Animal Physiologist </li></ul><ul><li>Marine Veterinarian </li></ul>
  12. 13. Marine Biologist? Garrett Waller Block E 2/21/10
  13. 14. Marine Biologist? Garrett Waller Block E 2/21/10

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