Sciences

  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences The Academy convenes leaders from the academic, business, and government sectors to respond to the challenges facing the nation and the world. Through studies, publications, and programs, the Academy provides authoritative and nonpartisan policy advice to decision-makers in government, academia, and the private sector.
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) AAAS is dedicated to advancing science around the world by serving as an educator, leader, spokesperson and professional association. In addition to organizing membership activities, AAAS publishes the journal Science, as well as many scientific newsletters, books and reports.
  • American Meteorological Society (AMS) AMS promotes the development and dissemination of information and education on the atmospheric and related oceanic and hydrologic sciences and the advancement of their professional applications. AMS members include scientists, educators, meteorologists, students, weather enthusiasts, and other professionals in the fields of weather, water, and climate.
  • Association for Science Teacher Education (ASTE) ASTE is dedicated to promoting excellence in science teacher education world-wide through scholarship and innovation. Members include science teacher educators, scientists, science coordinators and supervisors, and informal science educators who prepare and provide professional development for teachers of science at all grade levels.
  • Ecological Society of America (ESA) ESA is an organization of scientists founded in 1915 to promote ecological science by improving communication among ecologists; raise the public's level of awareness of the importance of ecological science; increase the resources available for the conduct of ecological science; and ensure the appropriate use of ecological science in environmental decision making by enhancing communication between the ecological community and policy-makers.
  • Entomological Organizations by Continent ESA is the largest organization in the world serving the professional and scientific needs of entomologists and individuals in related disciplines. ESA cultivated a list of Entomological Societies separated by continent.
  • Entomological Society of America (ESA) Founded in 1889, ESA's members are affiliated with educational institutions, health agencies, private industry, and government. ESA's statement is: 1) to ensure long-term sustainability by maintaining a financially strong, responsible, and accountable Society, 2) to increase the diversity and satisfaction of members and customers as well as the value provided to them, and 3) to provide the infrastructure and resources necessary for the growth of the society.
  • International Council of Associations for Science Education (ICASE) ICASE extends and improves science education throughout the world. CASE is a network of science teacher associations, institutions, foundations and companies, working together to promote science and technology education around the world and facilitating communication and cooperation at the national, regional, and international levels.
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH) NIH is the is the primary Federal agency for conducting and supporting medical research. NIH's mission is science in pursuit of fundamental knowledge about the nature and behavior of living systems and the application of that knowledge to enhance health, lengthen life, and reduce illness and disability.
  • Society for Neuroscience (SfN) SfN is an organization of scientists and physicians who study the brain and nervous system. SfN works to advance the understanding of the brain and nervous system; provide professional development activities and resources; promote general education and support discussions of neuroscience research; and to inform legislators and policymakers about new scientific knowledge.
  • Society of American Foresters (SAF) SAF represents forestry professionals and provides leadership to ensure that all members of the profession achieve excellence in sustainable forestry, natural resource management, and actively shapes the future of the profession. SAF advances sustainable management of forest resources through science, education, and technology; enhances the competency of its members; establishes professional excellence; and uses knowledge, skills, and conservation ethic to ensure the health, integrity, and use of forests to benefit society.
  • The American Physiological Society (APS) APS is devoted to fostering education, scientific research, and dissemination of information in the physiological sciences. APS strives to be a global multidisciplinary community of scientists solving the major problems affecting life and health. The mission of APS is to advance scientific discovery, understand life, and improve health.
  • The Australian Science Teachers Association (ASTA) ASTA is a federation of Science Teachers Associations from all Australian states and territories. The association offers members access to ASTA and STA forums and events, promotes science education, provides professional development and networking opportunities, and gives recognition to excellence in science teaching.
  • The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) FSC is an independent, non-profit organization that protects forests for future generations. FSC’s mission is to promote environmentally sound, socially beneficial and economically prosperous management of the world’s forests. The vision of FSC is to meet current needs for forest products without compromising the health of the world’s forests for future generations.
  • The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine are private, nonprofit institutions that provide expert advice on some of the most pressing challenges facing the nation and the world. They work to shape sound policies, inform public opinion, and advance the pursuit of science, engineering, and medicine.
  • The National Association of Environmental Professionals (NAEP) NAEP is dedicated to developing the highest standards of ethics and proficiency in the environmental professions. NAEP’s vision is to: 1) be the primary source of unbiased information on environmental practices; 2) support the advancement of the environmental professions as a whole and our individual members in their careers; and 3) encourage better decision-making that thoughtfully considers the full implications of those decisions.
  • The National GEM Consortium The National GEM Consortium's mission is to enhance the value of the nation’s human capital by increasing the participation of underrepresented groups (African Americans, American Indians, and Hispanic Americans) at the master’s and doctoral levels in engineering and science. GEM membership provides graduate students with funding, research, and networking opportunities.
  • The National Science Education Leadership Association (NSELA) NSELA meets the need to develop science education leadership for K-16 school systems. NSELA connects and supports emerging and experienced leaders by providing professional development, a collegial network, access to research and resources, and a voice for leaders in science education.
  • The Scientist The mission of The Scientist is to provide compelling print and online coverage of the latest developments in the life sciences including research, technology and business. Their audience includes active researchers that are interested in maintaining a broad view of the life sciences by reading articles that are current, concise, accurate and entertaining.
  • The Society for College Science Teachers (SCST) SCST is dedicated solely to the study and advancement of college science teaching. SCST is a dedicated community of college and university teaching scholars working to enhance science education through development and testing of best classroom teaching practices.

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