Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Science Policy/Public Affairs Webinar

Communicating Science Primer: An AIBS policy staff publication that helps scientists better understand and work with reporters. Available at the AIBS bookstore.

Undergraduate and graduate students, as well as early career professionals in science, often contact the American Institute of Biological Sciences seeking information about alternate science careers. A growing number of individuals are interested in careers that allow them to apply their scientific skills to the resolution of societal problems. A common area of interest is science policy/government relations/public affairs. Public Policy staff of AIBS will host a 90-minute webinar on December 21, 2009, to:

- Provide information about employment options in science policy and public affairs;
- Provide tips to help interested students and early career professionals develop the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in the policy/public affairs sector; and
- Help participants determine whether this career path is right for them.

To register, go to the webinar page.

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