Science Officer is a general term referring to any Starfleet officer in the Sciences department. Typically it is only used in plural or as a direct address by more traditional senior personnel. Most science officers are referred to by their specific field of specialization, though most are at least somewhat qualified in several other fields of study.
The following is a partial list of the dozens of available specialties for science officers.
- Astrometrics Officer
- Stellar Cartographer