Posts tagged Career Options: Science Policy

Job Posting: Director, Women in Medicine, Association of American Medical Colleges

Kate Stuart
April 30, 2014

Director - Women in Medicine and Science Location: N Street - Washington D.C. Job Code: 422 # of Openings: 1 Job Family: Program Management   Description The Association of American Medical Colleges is seeking a Director – Women in Medicine and Science  Responsibilities: ·         Support the Group on Women in Medicine and Science (GWIMS) as Group Program Leader

Tennessee Science Standards Development Team Opportunity

Kate Stuart
April 24, 2014
Posted in Announcements

Tennessee Science Standards Development Team Opportunity The State Board of Education formed a committee to evaluate the current science standards in Tennessee and propose a direction for future standards. This committee concluded the first phase of work and directed the department to propose a set of revised Tennessee standards for science education. If adopted, new Tennessee science standards would go into effect during the 2016-17 school year. 

FDA Commissioners's Fellowship Program 2014

Kate Stuart
April 24, 2014
Posted in Announcements

FDA invites outstanding healthcare professionals, scientists, and engineers to apply to its two-year Fellowship Program, where they will receive regulatory science training and the chance to conduct cutting-edge research on targeted scientific, policy, or regulatory issues under the mentorship of an FDA senior scientist. Class of 2014 Application Process Key Dates Application period for the CFP Class of 2014: 

ACS Science Policy Fellowship

Kate Stuart
April 24, 2014
Posted in Announcements

The ACS Science Policy Fellowship Program places one fellow in the ACS Office of Public Affairs (OPA) for one to two years. The fellow works with experienced OPA staff to provide information to policy-makers on the role of science in public policy, advance specific recommendations on issues affecting the chemical enterprise, and inform and involve ACS members in the policy process.

D.C. Internship with Vanderbilt’s Office of Federal Relations

Kate Stuart
April 15, 2014
Posted in Announcements

Vanderbilt University’s Washington, D.C.-based Office of Federal Relations is seeking an enthusiastic Vanderbilt University student interested in higher education and science public policy for a summer internship. This internship will provide you with a firsthand look at the federal policymaking process and the role that advocates play in influencing public policy.

AAAS Forum on Science & Technology Policy, May 1-2

Kate Stuart
March 25, 2014
Posted in Announcements

Be a part of the conversation on the future of science and technology policy with leaders in the field this May 1 and 2 in Washington, DC. The annual AAAS Forum on Science & Technology Policy is the conference for people interested in public policy issues facing the science, engineering, and higher education communities. It is the place where insiders go to discuss what is happening and what is likely to happen on the federal budget and policy issues that affect researchers and institutions.

DC Science Policy Workshop

Kate Stuart
March 11, 2014

Applications are now open for this summer’s science policy immersion program in Washington, D.C., presented by the Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes at Arizona State University.  This is a great program for graduate students in science and engineering who are interested in how decisions about science and innovation funding, regulation, and policy are made. Students interested in careers in science policy can survey important fellowship opportunities and meet current science and innovation policy professionals. 

Job Opportunity: APLU Congressional and Governmental Affairs Professional Staff

Kate Stuart
February 26, 2014

APLU Congressional and Governmental Affairs Professional Staff The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) -- a research, policy, and advocacy organization representing 223 public research universities, land-grant institutions, state university systems, and related organizations – seeks a highly skilled professional staff member who will play a key role in its Congressional and Governmental Affairs department.

Office of Science and Technology Policy Summer Internship Program

Kate Stuart
February 26, 2014
Posted in Announcements

OSTP Internship Program—Summer 2014 The Office of Science and Technology Policy is currently accepting applications for its Summer 2014 Internship Program.  The application deadline is 11:59pm Friday, March 7.  Students who are U.S. citizens and who will be actively enrolled during the 2014 academic year are welcome to apply. More information and application instructions are available at http://www.whitehouse.gov/ostp/about/student/. 

Job Opportunity: Science Policy Analyst, APS

Kate Stuart
February 26, 2014

The American Physiological Society seeks a Science Policy Analyst to identify emerging issues involving biomedical research with animals; help formulate Society responses to these issues; and keep the APS leadership and members informed on these issues. Qualifications will include an advanced degree in the life sciences; familiarity with life sciences research; superior communication and interpersonal skills; proficiency with Microsoft Office; and some experience in policy or a related area such as public outreach.

Public Service Fellows Program

Kate Stuart
February 18, 2014
Posted in Announcements

The Public Service Fellows Program at the Partnership for Public Service is an opportunity for undergraduate students, graduate students and recent graduates to participate directly in transforming the way government works while developing valuable professional skills.

At the Partnership, fellows are integral to the day-to-day operations, programs and activities of our organization. We value the contributions of fellows and work to provide relevant and useful experiences in return.

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