What are some of the characteristics of a good scientist

DISC profile: The researcher

In order to be able to better interpret, communicate and understand the DISC personality model, experts in this field - through statistical analysis of the graph combinations - defined fifteen DISC “patterns” or “classifications”.

The researcher is one of the fifteen profiles of the DISC personality test. On this page you will find a description of the personality traits of the researcher.

The researcher


Researchers are focused and goal-oriented.


Researchers feel comfortable working alone.


Researchers have the ability to complete the tasks at hand without being distracted.


Researchers strive for order and structure.

Researchers have an inner need to be objective and analytical.

Here are some of the most common keywords that are used to describe a researcher:

Stable; controlled; unemotional; systematic; Perfectionist; determined; persistent; persistent; dispassionate.

Other DISG profiles

In addition to the researcher, there are fourteen other profiles within the DISC typology. These are:

The achievement man, the coach, the advisor, the inventor, the enthusiast, the calculator, the individualist, the idea generator, the objective thinker, the perfectionist, the persuader, the practitioner, the result-oriented and the specialist

Are you a researcher? You can take a DISC test available online and find out or more about it in the article What is DISC? read.