Policy Fellowships for Social Science: Learn More! - JRID45679

Submission Dates
Archive Date: 
October 31, 2013
Deadline to Apply for Job: 
November 1, 2013
Job Details
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution/Company Name: 
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Institution Classification/Type: 
Government Agency
Submission Address for Resumes/CVs
Attention To: 
Science & Technology Policy Fellowships
Organization: 
American Association for the Avancement of Science
Contact Information For Inquiries About Job
Email Address for Inquiries: 
fellowships@aaas.org
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Interested in contributing your astronomy knowledge to science policy and public service? The AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships® provides astronomists the opportunity to learn first-hand about the intersection of science and policy. Fellows serve yearlong assignments in congressional offices and federal agencies (NIH, USAID, DoE, etc) in the Washington, D.C. region.

For more than 40 years, scientists, social scientists, and engineers have applied their knowledge and technical expertise to policy-making while developing valuable career-enhancing skills. Join a network of more than 2,800 current and alumni fellows, affecting policy decisions and forging new careers. 

QUALIFICATIONS:
-Doctoral-level degree (PhD, MD, DVM, DSc, etc.) in any scientific, social science or engineering discipline OR
-Master’s in engineering with 3 years of professional engineering experience
-US citizenship

ONLINE APPLICATIONS DUE: November 1, 2013
FELLOWSHIP START DATE: September 1, 2014
For more information and to apply visit: http://fellowships.aaas.org/

Questions? Call: 202-326-6700 or email: fellowships@aaas.org

Included Benefits: 

STIPEND & BENEFITS:
- $74,000–$99,000
- Health insurance, travel/training and relocation allowances. *dependent on agency placement