Webinars are programs (generally an hour in length) featuring presentations and discussions by expert panels on a particular subject. Webinar FAQ

  • AAAS hosted a webinar on November 18th, with four female faculty and STEM researchers affiliated with minority-serving institutions, who were awarded travel grants to attend the gender summit 7 (GS7) in Germany in November, 2015. The awardees were invited as panelists during the webinar: Dr. Grazyna Badowski (University of Guam), Dr. Lymari Fuentes-Claudio (Universidad Metropolitana, Puerto Rico), Dr. Cynthia Waters (North Caroline A&T State University) and Dr. Amber Wise (Chicago State University). »

  • Female faculty/STEM researchers affiliated with minority-serving institutions, who attended the gender summit 6 (GS6) in Korea in August, 2015, discuss their networking efforts to find potential collaborators interested in developing jointly international research projects. »

  • Are you interested in expanding your science policy resources and networks? Considering a sabbatical year opportunity that will give you hands-on federal policy experience?  Watch this webinar and learn more about the fellowships. »

  • This informational webinar from AAAS discusses the importance of public engagement and how the Leshner Leadership Institute is preparing mid-career scientists to serve as public engagement leaders in their communities. »

  • Learn how fellows impact policy initiatives on Capitol Hill, in federal agencies, and the judicial branch—and how you can apply your psychology, anthropology, sociology or economics  background to transform your career. »

  • Summer break is now officially under way for the House, with lawmakers expected to be out until September 8. In the latest edition of The Markup with Matt Hourihan, AAAS’s lead R&D budget analyst takes a look at how science has fared in the appropriations cycle so far. Hourihan reviews funding priorities in the president's budget, where things stand with appropriations, and what to expect when Congress returns after their 5-week break. »

  • The program “Mentoring Women in International Research Collaborations in STEM (MWIRC),” recently hosted a webinar to showcase collaborator-mentee perspectives in international research. Highlighted are, Katherine Young, a biology grad student at New Mexico State University working in the lab of Kathryn A Hanley, and Audie K. Thompson, visiting professor in chemical engineering at Prairie View A&M University. »

  • If you are considering a career in data science, then this webinar is for you! Find out how you can use your quantitative and qualitative research skills to land a job in this growing field. »

  • Are you interested in connecting your background in engineering, computer science and/or math to public policy? Want to transform your career by using your training to address societal challenges? Watch this webinar and learn more about the fellowships. »

  • Home to world-class research institutions where U.S. scientists can receive postdoctoral training, as well as funding to run their own laboratories, both Europe and China could be the career destination for you! Learn about opportunities overseas by watch this webinar now. »