We surveyed 134 immunologists to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical immunologist. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as an immunologist?

Low

High

Working as an immunologist typically requires higher levels of intelligence when compared with the average career. This means that immunologists are required to actively learn new things related to their discipline and solve complex problems.

Can I learn to become an immunologist?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as an immunologist typically depends predominantly on qualities you can gain through experience, with a small aspect of skills you are born with.

Is it easy to get a job as an immunologist?

Easy

Hard

It’s typically quite difficult to find a job as an immunologist. If you’re curious about the numbers, check out the job market for immunologists.