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Biological Scientist Interview

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Heather Douglass has over 20 years of experience as a Career Coach, Recruiter, and HR Specialist. Much of her experience is as a Technical Recruiter in the healthcare industry.

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As a biological scientist, you will face a significant amount of diversity among your coworkers. Are you accustomed to this?

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Biological Scientist Interview

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    As a biological scientist, you will face a significant amount of diversity among your coworkers. Are you accustomed to this?

      How to Answer

      Working in a scientist role, you will have co-workers that come from many backgrounds, specialties, areas of focus, and years of experience. Are you accustomed to working with a very large or diverse team of individuals? How about cross-functional teams? Assure the interviewer that you can handle an environment that offers diversity.

      Heather's Answer

      "I have worked with diverse groups of people most of my career, including my time in university. I am most comfortable, and happy, in this type of environment because it offers a great learning opportunity."

      Rachelle's Answer

      "In my current role, I work alongside cross-functional teams regularly. Together, we manage our research projects very well."

      Rachelle's Answer

      "I would say that pretty much every company I have worked for has valued diversity. Working with people from all walks of life help shed different perspectives and identify potential problems faster."

      1 Community Answer

      Anonymous Answer

      "I have worked with diverse groups of people most of my career, including my time in university. I am most comfortable, and happy, in this type of environment because it offers a great learning opportunity."

      Stephanie's Answer

      This response shows that you are not only open to working with diverse people and perspectives, but you actually embrace this type of environment and are actively seeking to deepen your own learning. This is such a valuable trait, regardless of industry!

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