Career Opportunities

oologists are life scientists who study animals, observing them in the laboratory and in their natural habitat. They study the origin and development of species as well as their habits, behaviors and interactions. Zoologists, who also research the development of animal diseases, sometimes known as animal scientists or animal biologists because zoology is the branch of biology that deals with the animal kingdom. Zoology is a wide field offering many career opportunities for research, especially because there still is a great deal to learn about it. A career in zoology offers an opportunity to make a difference to the planet’s ecology through conservation work. Most zoologists are employed by colleges and universities, where they engage in research and teach students. Below are the various Zoology career opportunities

Zoos keepers/Curators wildlife parks and environmental protection agencies;

Government agencies and research institutions;

Medical research establishments and the National Health Service;

Environmental and animal charities;

Schools/colleges, science centres, libraries and museums;

Universities and research institutes;

Environmental consultancies;

Chemical, pharmaceutical and petroleum companies;

Aquaculture and animal nutrition companies.