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Camenson, Blythe
Opportunities in forensic science careers / Blythe Camenson
Alternate Title Forensic science careers
Rev. ed
New York : McGraw-Hill, c2009
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Career/1st Flr/Aisle 1  HV8073 .C316 2009    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Forensic sciences -- Vocational guidance
Criminal investigation -- Vocational guidance
Physical Description xv, 171 p. ; 20 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-171)
Contents 1. Forensic science fields -- Role of forensic sciences -- Forensic science fields -- Other forensic disciplines -- Forensic science and the law -- Sample job titles -- Training -- Sample programs -- Job settings -- Working conditions -- Salaries for forensic scientists -- 2. Forensic evidence -- Crime scene reconstruction -- Specializations -- Credentials for criminalists -- Sample jobs -- Firsthand accounts -- A final thought -- 3. Accident and fire investigation -- Role of investigators -- Training for investigators -- Salaries -- Sample jobs -- Firsthand accounts -- A final thought -- 4. Forensic medicine -- Forensic pathology -- Forensic dentistry and odontology -- Forensic nursing -- Sample jobs -- Firsthand account -- A final thought -- 5. Forensic anthropology -- Branches of anthropology -- Training -- Job settings -- Finding a job -- Salaries -- Sample job -- Firsthand account -- A final thought -- 6. Forensic psychology and psychiatry -- Legal issues -- Work settings -- Training for forensic psychologists and psychiatrists -- Forensic social work and mental health counseling -- Training for forensic social workers and counselors -- Psychiatric technicians -- Salaries -- Sample jobs -- Firsthand accounts -- A final thought -- 7. Emerging forensic science fields -- Forensic computer and cyber investigations -- Forensic accounting -- Forensic economics -- Forensic engineering -- Forensic architecture -- Wildlife forensics -- Sample jobs -- A final thought -- Appendix. Professional associations
Summary From the Publisher: Each book offers: The latest information on a field of interest. Training and educational requirements for each career. Salary statistics for different positions within each field. Up-to-date professional and Internet resources. McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide

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