Events by TopicScience Denial: Lessons and SolutionsNovember 2, 2018More
This 1-day symposium will gather the world's leading social scientists, historians, and science communications experts to discuss the history and cultural motivations of, challenges presented by, and future solutions to science denial.Phagocytes in Health and DiseaseDecember 4, 2018More
This symposium will bring together leaders in diverse fields of immunology, cancer biology and tissue regeneration to highlight emerging roles for phagocytes in health and disease and develop new conceptual frameworks to integrate macrophage and dendritic cell functions with mammalian development, physiology and tissue biology.13th Annual Machine Learning SymposiumMarch 1, 2019More
The oldest continual conference on Machine Learning in the Eastern United States, ML2019 will convene leading researchers from academia and industry to discuss recent advances in applied and theoretical Machine Learning.
Professional Development TrainingGrantsmanship for Postdocs: Pathway to Independence AwardsMore
In this eBriefing, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows can learn best practices for effective grantsmanship, specifically applied to the NIH K99/R00 career transition grant application.Immigration Info Session for Advanced Degree Holders in STEMMore
In this eBriefing, an experienced immigration attorney explains different visa categories, regulations, and recent changes in legislation for STEM professionals interested in the transition to visas such as H1B, O1, and permanent residency (green card).Academia Challenges for Women in STEM: Training, Discrimination, and PolicyMore
From institutional barriers to persistent biases, women in academia face a number of obstacles when pursuing careers in STEM. A comprehensive look at Elsevier’s 2017 Gender in the Global Research Landscape report sheds light on those unique challenges.
Academy Member NseAbasi NsikakAbasi Etim, PhD is promoting science beyond boundaries. Read on to learn about her work in our virtual mentoring programs.More
Working in engineering and construction since World War II, Academy Member Ethel Romm brings a unique energy and perspective to our Lyceum Society.Learn how Academy Member Jorge M. Torres used his scientific background to help launch a career as a venture capital investor.More
Science Policy Consultation
The Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists celebrate the achievements of extraordinary young scientists and engineers and accelerate innovation through unrestricted funding.More
The Junior Academy recruits STEM experts to coach teams of talented, highly motivated students as they compete in science & technology challenges sponsored by industry-leading companies. Students and mentors can participate from anywhere in the world, connecting with one another via Launchpad, our interactive challenge platform.More
Available exclusively to our Member community, Member-to-Member Mentoring is a self-directed mentoring program that matches early career scientists and engineers with experienced STEM professionals for advice and coaching.
News & Publications by Topic
For the PressSpecial Issue: Health NeuroscienceMore
Health neuroscience examines how nervous system functioning and physical health reciprocally affect each other. The 14 review articles in this special issue explore the diverse findings from this emerging field and how they can lead to behavioral interventions for treating various health problems.Special Issue: Pathways to Resilience: Adapting to Sea Level Rise in Los AngelesMore
The study in this Annals volume provides an overview of the potential effects of sea level rise on the coastal zone of LA County, and it describes measures required to lower flood risk and their costs in order to cope with these effects.Special Issue: The Year in Cognitive NeuroscienceMore
This eleventh issue of The Year in Cognitive Neuroscience series presents scholarly reviews of current research in cognitive neuroscience.
Host an Event at the AcademyOur MissionMore
For 200 years—since 1817—the Academy has brought together extraordinary people working at the frontiers of discovery. Among the oldest scientific organizations in the United States, it has become not only an enduring cultural institution in New York, but also one of the most significant organizations in the global scientific community.