Applications Due January 8, 2010 for APA’s Executive Branch Science Fellowship Program

The fellowship is designed to provide psychologists with substantial experience in the federal government’s scientific enterprise.
Come spend the year in Washington! The Science Directorate encourages psychological scientists at any point in their careers to apply for the APA-funded Executive Branch Science Fellowship program, designed to provide psychologists with substantial experience in the federal government’s scientific enterprise.  Fellows spend a year working as special assistants in a science mission agency or office, with recent placements including the National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health, and Department of Defense.  Additional possibilities for 2010-2011 include the FBI’s Behavioral Science Unit and the Department of Education’s Institute of Education Sciences.  Applications for the 2010-2011 program are due by January 8, 2010 to Heather Kelly in the APA Science Directorate’s Government Relations Office.