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Current Fellows

The 2020-21 fellowship cohort is the 48th class of fellows! The class is comprised of 284 fellows sponsored by AAAS and partner societies. Of these, 30 serve in Congress, one at the Federal Judicial Center, and 253 in the executive branch among 17 agencies or departments.

Featured Fellow

Julia MacKenzie

Reporting to AAAS CEO Sudip Parikh, Julia (2011-13 fellow at the Department of State) was appointed Chief Program Officer in November. She provides leadership to a diverse array of programs including STPF! Read more

 

Affinity Groups

Affinity groups are formed and managed by current and alumni fellows.  They provide fellows with a forum to meet and discuss issues related to areas of specific interest. Click here to see the full list of affinity groups and to learn how you can get involved.

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Latest Posts

Read about fellows' accomplishments at the intersection of policy and science, and get a heads up on STPF events and news.

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2021 Chat Series: Live Chats with AAAS S&T Policy Fellows

2021 Chat Series: Live Chats with AAAS S&T Policy Fellows Margaret May Thu, 04/29/2021 - 15:43 Share Title 2021 Live Chat Series What does 50 years of science policy impact look like? Join us for the

PODCAST | From Tropical Jungles to the Arctic with Dr. Roberto Delgado

By Chris Parsons
Dr. Roberto Delgado has a doctorate in biological anthropology from Duke University, where he researched the social behavior and calls of male orangutans. So how did he end up becoming program

Stakeholder Identification: A Beginner's Guide

By Sarah Loftus
A few months into my fellowship at the Department of Energy, my mentor suggested I do stakeholder mapping to help build a new research and development direction in our office. There was one hiccup: I

Science She-roes: Seven women scientists reflect on their journey to the AAAS STPF fellowship

By Kazue Chinen
As a Korean-American woman, learning how to express myself as both a scientist and a woman of color has not been without its challenges or rewards. Growing up as a military brat and a Korean-American

PODCAST | Protecting Antarctica with Dr. Nature McGinn, Part 2

By Chris Parsons
Dr. Nature McGinn is the Environmental Policy Program Manager and Antarctic Conservation Act Permit Officer in the Office of Polar Programs at the National Science Foundation. Nature has been at NSF

7 Tips for the AAAS STPF Finalist Interview Week

By Maciej Gonek
Congratulations! You survived the semi-finalist round of interviews for the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowship (STPF), and you are now a finalist. For STPF finalists, interviewing in

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