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Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.
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100   85   23-1023.00 Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates
  • Conduct hearings to investigate legal issues.
  • Research relevant legal materials to aid decision making.
99   87   25-1062.00 Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary
98   86   29-1069.04 Neurologists   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Collect medical information from patients, family members, or other medical professionals.
  • Conduct research to increase knowledge about medical issues.
98   74   29-1071.00 Physician Assistants Bright Outlook
  • Collect medical information from patients, family members, or other medical professionals.
98   71   13-2082.00 Tax Preparers
  • Interview clients to gather financial information.
97   92   19-2011.00 Astronomers
97   90   19-3091.01 Anthropologists
  • Collect information from people through observation, interviews, or surveys.
  • Conduct anthropological or archaeological research.
  • Conduct historical research.
  • Conduct research on social issues.
  • Conduct scientific research of organizational behavior or processes.
97   84   23-1021.00 Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers
  • Conduct hearings to investigate legal issues.
  • Evaluate information related to legal matters in public or personal records.
  • Interview claimants to get information related to legal proceedings.
  • Research relevant legal materials to aid decision making.
97   80   13-1041.03 Equal Opportunity Representatives and Officers
  • Conduct surveys in organizations.
  • Interview witnesses, suspects, or claimants.
97   78   13-2061.00 Financial Examiners
97   76   13-1041.06 Coroners
  • Collect evidence for legal proceedings.
  • Interview witnesses, suspects, or claimants.
97   75   27-3022.00 Reporters and Correspondents   Green Occupation Green
  • Gather information for news stories.
  • Interview others for news or entertainment purposes.
97   70   33-3021.03 Criminal Investigators and Special Agents
  • Examine crime scenes to obtain evidence.
  • Examine records or other types of data to investigate criminal activities.
  • Interview people to gather information about criminal activities.
  • Investigate accidents to determine causes.
  • Investigate illegal or suspicious activities.
  • Observe individuals' activities to gather information or compile evidence.
  • Use databases to locate investigation details or other information.
96   84   11-9199.03 Investment Fund Managers Bright Outlook
96   83   19-3039.01 Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists Bright Outlook
  • Collect information from people through observation, interviews, or surveys.
96   78   13-2071.01 Loan Counselors
96   72   19-2021.00 Atmospheric and Space Scientists Green Occupation
  • Conduct climatological research.
  • Research environmental impact of industrial or development activities.
96   71   27-3031.00 Public Relations Specialists Green Occupation
  • Conduct market research.
96   59   23-2093.00 Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers
  • Evaluate information related to legal matters in public or personal records.
  • Research relevant legal materials to aid decision making.
95   94   19-3041.00 Sociologists
  • Collect information from people through observation, interviews, or surveys.
  • Conduct research on social issues.
95   89   25-1082.00 Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary
95   87   19-1042.00 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
  • Research diseases or parasites.
95   84   29-1141.02 Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses Bright Outlook
95   84   29-1199.04 Naturopathic Physicians Bright Outlook
  • Collect medical information from patients, family members, or other medical professionals.
  • Gather medical information from patient histories.
95   83   19-3032.00 Industrial-Organizational Psychologists Bright Outlook
  • Collect information from people through observation, interviews, or surveys.
  • Conduct scientific research of organizational behavior or processes.
95   83   29-1161.00 Nurse Midwives Bright Outlook
  • Conduct research to increase knowledge about medical issues.
95   83   29-1066.00 Psychiatrists
  • Collect medical information from patients, family members, or other medical professionals.
  • Conduct research to increase knowledge about medical issues.
95   82   15-2011.00 Actuaries Bright Outlook
95   82   19-3031.02 Clinical Psychologists
  • Collect archival data.
  • Collect information from people through observation, interviews, or surveys.
95   81   29-1069.01 Allergists and Immunologists Bright Outlook
  • Conduct research to increase knowledge about medical issues.

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