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25-1051.00    Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary

    O*NET-SOC Title yes    1 match
    Alternate Occupation Titles yes    28 matches
    O*NET-SOC Description yes    1 match
    Tasks yes    6 matches
    Detailed Work Activities yes    3 matches


  • Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Professor
  • Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences
  • Professor of Oceanography
  • Assistant Professor
  • Associate Professor
  • Associate Professor of Geology
  • Astronomy Professor
  • Atmospheric Sciences Professor
  • Atmospheric Physics Professor
  • Climatology Professor
  • College Professor
  • Earth Science Professor
  • Earth Science Teacher
  • Earth Sciences Professor
  • Ecosystem Ecology Professor
  • Geological Science Teacher
  • Geology Professor
  • Geophysics Professor
  • Geoscience Professor
  • Geosciences Associate Professor
  • Imaging Science Professor
  • Meteorology Professor
  • Mineralogy Professor
  • Oceanic Sciences Professor
  • Oceanography Professor
  • Research Professor
  • Research Scientist
  • Volcanology Professor

O*NET-SOC Description

  • Teach courses in the physical sciences, except chemistry and physics. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching, and those who do a combination of teaching and research.


  • Serve on academic or administrative committees that deal with institutional policies, departmental matters, and academic issues.
  • Conduct research in a particular field of knowledge and publish findings in professional journals, books, or electronic media.
  • Keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences.
  • Perform administrative duties such as serving as department head.
  • Provide professional consulting services to government or industry.
  • Review papers or serve on editorial boards for scientific journals, and review grant proposals for federal agencies.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Serve on institutional or departmental committees.
  • Attend training sessions or professional meetings to develop or maintain professional knowledge.
  • Teach physical science or mathematics courses at the college level.