Physiologist Job Description

Physiologist Job Description

May 26th, 2019

A Physiologist studies the human body and how the organs and systems work together under normal and abnormal conditions at the cellular and molecular levels. The Physiologist may specialize in the physiology of a particular body area, function, or system, or in the physiology of plants or animals.

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Physiologist Job Description

We are looking for a dedicated Physiologist to study the human body and the way it reacts in various environments, such as in water or space. The Physiologist's responsibilities include conducting observations and experiments to determine the effects of internal and external environmental factors on life processes and functions.

To be successful as a Physiologist, you should have keen observation, problem-solving, and analytical skills. You should also have technical skills in the use of laboratory and exercise equipment.

Physiologist Responsibilities:

  • Observing the human body in motion and tracking the activities of particular body systems in various environments.
  • Monitoring patients during exercise or cardiopulmonary diagnostic testing and recording observations.
  • Conducting research on the cellular structures and organ system functions of plants, animals, and humans.
  • Performing experiments to determine the effects of internal and external environmental factors.
  • Studying the glands and their relationship to bodily functions.
  • Maintaining and operating medical instruments and devices.
  • Studying and treating the effects of hazardous natural processes such as animal bites and plant venom and poisons.
  • Working at nuclear disaster sites and decontamination areas to treat the injured.
  • Identifying materials and the spread of symptoms where an agent requires identification.

Physiologist Requirements:

  • A Doctoral degree in Physiology or a related field.
  • Experience working as a Physiologist.
  • Critical-thinking, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
  • Mathematical and technical abilities as well as computer literacy.
  • Good communication and team working skills.

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