Preparing Students & Postdocs for Successful Careers
The next generation of scientists, engineers and STEM professionals need to diversify their skill sets to effectively communicate across cultures, be innovative, nurture future STEM professionals and build learning communities to drive the challenges of society. The Science Alliance program and the Academy partner with a consortium of universities, teaching hospitals and independent research facilities to drive excellence and cultivate a diverse STEM ecosystem.
Aligning Scientific Training with Workforce Needs
Through its seminars, workshops and courses, Science Alliance offers early career researchers unparalleled opportunities to learn and network across institutions, disciplines and industries.
- Skill-Building Workshops on effective grant-writing, securing research funding, communications & career planning
- Online Courses enabling students to earn career-building credentials in areas such as Teaching, Clinical Research Management, and more…
- Leadership Training to equip students & postdocs with the soft skills they’ll need to succeed in today’s competitive marketplace.
- Mentoring & Networking to connect early career scientists and engineers with contacts and opportunities outside academia
Srikant K Iyer, PhD
Associate Director, Science Alliance
Science Alliance Partner Institutions
We partner with universities, teaching hospitals, independent research facilities, and organizations to make our programming as widespread and accessible as possible. Our partnerships are formed at the institutional level, and Memberships are provided for graduate students, postdocs and faculty who are enrolled and sponsored by their home institutions.
Educational institutions join Science Alliance by sponsoring their students, postdocs or faculty for Membership. To find out more about sponsoring your academic community for Academy Membership, please contact Membership@nyas.org.