People at the top of their field— What worked for them, and how to make it work for you.

Becoming A
Marine Biologist

Virginia Morell

What’s it like to be a marine biologist? And how does one build a career in this field that has great environmental impact? This book explores what it takes—and what it really means—to study the sea and its inhabitants.

Learn More:

Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

Marine Conservation Institute

The Oceanography Society

Association of Zoos and Aquariums

National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration

Scripps Institution of Oceanography

People at the top of their field— What worked for them, 
and how to make it work for you.