Appendix VI. List of Earth Science Careers

The following is a list of Earth science careers. It is not a complete list – if you spot a gap please let me know!

  • ¬†geologist
    • mineralogist
    • structural geologist
    • geochemist
      • aqueous geochemist
      • low-temperature aqueous geochemist
      • biogeochemist
      • isotope geochemist
      • organic geochemist
    • petroleum geologist
    • geochronologist
    • geomicrobiologist
    • geobiologist
    • palaeontologist
      • palaeobiologist
      • ichnologist
    • hydrogeologist
    • petrologist
      • igneous petrologist
      • metamorphic petrologist
      • sedimentary petrologist
    • sedimentologist
    • volcanologist
    • economic geologist
    • limnologist
  • geophysicist
    • tectonophysicist
    • seismologist
  • glaciologist
  • meteorologist
  • hydrologist
  • atmospheric chemist
  • oceanographer
  • geological engineer
    • rock mechanics engineer
    • geotechnical engineer
  • environmental engineer

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