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Careers at BAS

British Antarctic Survey enables world-leading interdisciplinary research in the Polar Regions. We employ a wide range of skilled science, operational and support staff based in Cambridge, Antarctica, on ships and aircraft as well in the Arctic.  We work together to deliver research that uses the Polar Regions to advance our understanding of Earth as a sustainable planet.  There are many opportunities to grow a successful career at BAS.  Take a closer look at some of our disciplines.



Opportunities to work on polar research ships


Flying in a place like no other


Our staff are the essential key to success

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