Meeting Scientists’ Professional Development Needs

Many know the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) as the publisher of Science, the world’s leading journal of original scientific research, global news and commentary.  But, AAAS is also recognized as the largest general scientific society in the world serving the professional needs of the scientific community.

One way we meet scientists’ professional development needs is through our Career Development Center, an online destination that provides STEM-focused online courses, programs and tools to help science and engineering professionals grow and learn throughout their careers.

What We Offer

The AAAS Career Development Center offers a growing catalog of courses created specifically for scientists and engineers to help you further your career. The high-quality, on-demand, and hybrid online courses cover topics that address major career pain-points and areas of career growth. Some of these subjects include resume writing, communication strategies techniques, understanding policy fundamentals, and proposal writing.

Whether you are looking to advance your own career, or want to train your students, employees, faculty and science staff, AAAS Career Development Center courses give you the tools you need to succeed.If you work in a college or university career office or engage students often, the AAAS Career Development Center provides the online courses and content you need to help your students succeed on their career path.

Why Join?

Become an AAAS member today to enjoy valuable member benefits — exclusive content;  preferred pricing on AAAS Career Development Center courses; Science, in digital or print format; and online collaboration tools for scientists — and join the community of scientists and engineers who support scientific advancement.

Join AAAS now or renew your AAAS membership today to optimize your Career Development Center experience.