Science careers

British Antarctic Survey employs over 200 people across many scientific disciplines, including:

  • Chemistry
  • Physical Sciences
  • Biological Sciences (including ecology and evolutionary biology)
  • Earth Science (including atmospheric science, geology, geophysics, glaciology and oceanography)
  • Environment & Information

Researcher come from a range of different disciplines including Research Scientists and Assistants, Technicians and Analysts.

Watch marine biologist Dr Iain Staniland talk about his work

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View our staff profiles or read about our teams to get an impression of some of the work, the working environment and the Antarctic conditions (in every sense).