Call for Applications: AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships

Applications are now being accepted for the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships (STPF). This professional level fellowship is the premier opportunity for outstanding data scientists to learn first-hand about policymaking, bring valuable expertise to policy and enhance data science in the federal government.

Gain hands-on policy experience, help develop and execute solutions to address societal challenges, and join a strong corps of over 3,100 policy-savvy alumni fellows working across sectors to serve the nation and citizens around the world. Fellows serve yearlong assignments in all three branches of the federal government in Washington D.C. and represent a broad range of backgrounds, disciplines and career stages. Fellow contributions can include data science and data analysis to drive programs and policies.

STPF is seeking candidates with strong background in [insert discipline], an interest in career transformation and a desire to help impact federal policy. Application deadline for the 2018-19 fellowship year is November 1, 2017. Eligibility requirements include U.S. citizenship and a doctoral level degree. Apply today! http://go.stpf-aaas.org/compsci.html

Where is the role?

Washington DC

What kind of role is it?

Full-time

Any restrictions on who can apply?

Doctoral-level degree (PhD, MD, DVM, DSc, etc.) in any scientific, social science, or engineering discipline, OR a Master’s in engineering with three years of engineering related professional experience. -U.S. citizenship.