The talking point is often made that “the majority of climate sciences” believes this or that or that someone is not a “climate scientist.” For example,
“Both of those researchers say that humans play a minimal role in climate change, a position rejected by the vast majority of climate scientists.” click here
Actually, the author of this article does not have a clue what “the vast majority of climate scientists.” No one does because the study of climate and changes in climate is a multidisciplinary field. The study of climate and climate changes extends well-beyond counting tree rings and government-funding of elaborate computer models. There is no credible way to know what “the majority of climate scientists” without asking all “climate scientists”.
As food for thought, here is a slide listing disciplines where climate and climate changes are studied.