Archive for February, 2012

NOW accepting applications: Christine Mirzayan Science and Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program

We are pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the Fall 2012 session of the Christine Mirzayan Science and Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program.

This Graduate Fellowship Program of the National Academies—consisting of the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine, and National Research Council—is an ……

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FACTS, ARTIFACTS, AND THE POLITICS OF CONSENSUS A Midwest Conference for Science and Technology Studies May 4-5, 2012 at Northwestern University

FACTS, ARTIFACTS, AND THE POLITICS OF CONSENSUS
A Midwest Conference for Science and Technology Studies
May 4-5, 2012 at Northwestern University

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
Registration is free but requested

Northwestern University’s Science in Human Culture Program and the Interdisciplinary Graduate Cluster in Science Studies are pleased to host the first Midwest regional Science and Technology Studies conference, with ……

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Shobita Parthasarathy’s book is now out in paperback

Associate Professor (and former STPP Co-Director) of the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Shobita Parthasarathy’s first book, which focuses on the comparative politics of health care, breast cancer technologies, and genetics in medicine, is out in paperback. Dr. Parthasarathy on sabbatical at the American Bar Foundation in Chicago, IL, where she has been ……

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Barry Rabe named next CLOSUP Director

Barry Rabe will become the next director of the Center for State, Local, and Urban Policy (CLOSUP.)

Barry’s term as CLOSUP director will start July 1, 2012. Congratulations Barry!

For more information on CLOSUP, visit: CLOSUP

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Eben Tisdale Public Policy Fellowship: FEBRUARY 15

This fellowship welcomes your interest and participation in our program, which we believe offers outstanding opportunities for students to learn about high tech public policy issues with hands-on experience in Washington, D.C.

The Fellowship has two components: a full-time 8 week public policy internship with a high-tech company, firm or ……

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California Science & Technology & Policy Fellowships, FEBRUARY 29

Offered by the California Council on Science and Technology (CCST), the California Science and Technology Policy Fellowships place professional scientists and engineers in the California State Legislature for one-year appointments. The fellowships are ideal for qualified applicants who are interested in improving the interface between science and legislative decision-making ……

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