Globally Responsible
Careers in STEM

Analytical chemist

Analytical chemists use a range of methods to investigate the chemical composition of substances with the aim to identify and understand the substance and how it behaves in different conditions.

Types of work for an analytical chemist include:

  • drug formulation and development
  • chemical or forensic analysis
  • process development
  • product validation
  • quality control
  • toxicology
Related SDG Goal
SDG Goal 3: Good health and well-being
SDG Goal 4: Quality education
SDG Goal 6: Clean water and sanitation
SDG Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy
SDG Goal 13: Climate action
SDG Goal 14: Life below water
SDG Goal 15: Life on land

SGR, Globally Responsible Careers 2021