STEM Career of the Week – Chemist!


George Washington Carver

Job Description:  Conduct qualitative and quantitative chemical analyses or experiments in laboratories for quality or process control or to develop new products or knowledge.

Education:  Bachelor’s, Master’s

Possible Job Titles:  Air Quality Chemist, Analytical Chemist, Chemical Lab Scientist, Forensic Chemist, Forensic Scientist, QC Chemist, Research Chemist

Possible Employers:  private sector, government, academia
Famous chemists: Marie Curie (discovered radium and polonium), Alfred Nobel (invented dynamite), Ahmed Zewail (father of femtochemistry), George Washington Carver (agricultural chemist)

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