JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Other Nonacademic (Temporary, Part-Time, Non-Salaried, Consulting, Etc.)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) is the world’s largest general scientific society, and publisher of the journals Science, Science Translational Medicine, and Science Signaling. AAAS fulfills its mission to “advance science and serve society” through initiatives in science policy; international programs; science education; and more.
AAAS is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2015-16 AAAS S&T Policy Fellowships® year. Policy fellowships provide economists with the unique opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills to national and international issues in the federal policy realm. Fellows serve yearlong assignments in the executive, legislative and judicial branches of the federal government in Washington, DC.
Fellows represent a broad array of backgrounds from the sciences, social and behavioral sciences, engineering and the health professions. Fellows share an interest and commitment to public service, a desire to learn about science policy, and a willingness to apply their economic training in new arenas.
Economists who have solid credentials, strong communication skills, problem-solving ability, good judgment, flexibility, and leadership qualities, are encouraged to apply.
For over 40 years, fellows have contributed their knowledge and technical expertise to public service while developing valuable career enhancing skills. Join a network of more than 2,800 current and alumni fellows impacting policy and forging new careers.
-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 related experience.
Stipend & Benefits:
- Health insurance, travel/training and relocation allowances.
Online Applications Due: November 1, 2014
Fellowship Year: September 1, 2015 – August 31, 2016
For more information and to apply visit:
Questions? Email fellowships@ or call 202-326-6700
- External Application Link