There are 6 science positions available in Mission Control. Each position will be staffed by two scientists.
Monitor solar activity and surface radiation levels [Space Weather Scientist]
Monitor the local Martian environment [Mars Meteorologist]
Select targets (rocks and soil) to be investigated
Analyse rock and soil samples using scientific instruments carried by the Rover
Identify samples by using the Database Library
The Chief Scientist will take overall responsibility for the team, assist as necessary and troubleshoot any problems.