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American Association for the Advancement of Science

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Science & Technology Policy Fellowship

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111453943
Date Posted: 10/01/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Science & Technology Policy Fellowship
Section: Other Nonacademic (Temporary, Part-Time, Non-Salaried, Consulting, Etc.)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Keywords:
Health economics
Policy
Government
Big Data
Economics
Salary Range: $75,000-100,000
Full Text of JOE Listing:

AAAS is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2016-17 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.

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 related experience.
-US citizenship.

Stipend & Benefits:
- $75,000–$100,000.
- Health insurance, travel/training and relocation allowances.

Online Applications Due: November 1, 2015
Fellowship Year: September 1, 2016 – August 31, 2017

For more information and to apply visit: http://www.aaas.org/program/science-technology-policy-fellowships?utm_campaign=2015-Recruitment&utm_medium=affiliate&utm_source=job-postings&utm_content=pink
Questions? Email fellowships@aaas.org or call 202-326-6700

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 11/01/2015
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