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Current Fellows

The 2019-20 fellowship cohort is the 47th class of fellows! The class is comprised of 273 fellows sponsored by AAAS and partner societies. Of these, 33 will serve in Congress, and 240 in the executive branch among 19 agencies or departments.

Featured Fellow

Brannon Green

Though academic careers often take a straight line path from undergrad studies to a related graduate-level discipline, neuroscientist Brannon Green has followed one with many twists and turns! After a fellowship at the National Institute of Justice, you’ll find him at the DC Police Department now. 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.

Blog and News Posts

Latest Posts

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

What They Won’t Tell You About Working in Government: Advice to New Fellows From an Alum ?

By Loren LaPointe and Philip Ko
The final stage before one fully steps into the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowship (STPF) is an intense two-week orientation where incoming fellows receive a crash course in science policy

PODCAST | How a Scientist Serves as an Elected Official During COVID-19

By Brynn Hollingsworth
Julie Palakovich Carr is a scientist who now serves as a state legislator in the Maryland House of Delegates. We spoke to her this past June, and she discussed her transition from academic research to

PODCAST | Part 2: AAAS S&T Policy Fellows in the Era of COVID-19

By Aaron Conrado and Megan DeCesar
The Science & Technology Policy Fellowships at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) provide broad opportunities for scientists to engage in government policy, but COVID-19

PODCAST | Part 1: AAAS S&T Policy Fellows in the Era of COVID-19

By Aaron Conrado and Megan DeCesar
The Science & Technology Policy Fellowships at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) provide broad opportunities for scientists to engage in government policy, but COVID-19

A Local Community Needed a Scientist. A Dynamic Fellow Duo Answered the Call.

By Erin McDuffie and Andrea Hindman
A Fresh AAAS STPF Candidate: Dr. Erin McDuffie (@atmosph_erin). Erin: Rewind to late April, Finalist Interview Week for the AAAS Science and Technology Policy Fellowship (STPF). It was Monday
Jul-Aug Focus

Jul-Aug '20 Fellowship Focus

From STPF to DC Police; Science in Government: How Well Does It Work?

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