Science Policy: A Career Guide to Policy Careers for Scientists

Author(s): Chamberlin, Sydney J.; McCall, Julianne; Thompson, John

Release Date: February 15, 2020 | Last Updated Date: February 27, 2020

Overview

This detailed guide to policy careers for scientists was put together by CCST Science & Technology Policy Fellows alumni and released at the February 2020 AAAS annual meeting in Seattle, Washington. The guide provides an introduction to science policy, details the various types of policy practice, settings, and issue areas, lists academic programs, extracurricular activities, organizations, and fellowship opportunities, and highlights many career professionals and their paths to science policy.

 

Suggested Citation:

Alumni Network of the California Council on Science and Technology. Science Policy: A Guide to Policy Careers for Scientists. Sacramento, CA: 2020.

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