Washington, DC (October 23, 2023) – The Journal of Science Policy & Governance (JSPG) is pleased to release Volume 23, Issue 01, the 2023 standard summer issue of the journal.
“This journal issue features articles which supply robust and insightful analyses on a wide variety of relevant, impactful policy issues, ranging from maternal mental health care to bolstering the bioeconomy workforce through improvements in experiential learning. I am proud of the effort and contributions supplied by both authors and editors alike,” said Dilara Kiran, JSPG Assistant Editor-in-Chief. “The summer standard issues at JSPG showcase the incredible breadth of science policy, and this issue is no exception. These ten articles highlight several key areas where science can have an impact in policy or daily life. I’m very proud of the work our authors, editors, and staff have put in to make this issue a success,” said Andy Sanchez, JSPG Editor-in-Chief.
The summer standard issue includes ten articles addressing a range of topics, including access to drinkable water for the unhoused, reducing harmful algal blooms in the U.S. Great Lakes, climate change induced migration, marine management, clinical trial data transparency, reproductive equity, and setting a path forward for U.S. low earth orbit activities.
“On behalf of the journal, we are proud to showcase the work and ingenuity of 34 international authors in this issue, targeting critical and timely matters from space policy to medical regulations to human rights and more. Articles extend the research-to-action pipeline a step further with evidence-based analyses and recommendations around challenges from the state to global level, leveraging vantage points from academic, nonprofit, private, and public sectors. As ever, the diversity of our authors’ perspectives strengthens the concepts highlighted in this issue and advances policy conversations toward sustainable and equitable solutions.” said Julianne McCall, JSPG CEO & Managing Publisher.
The Journal of Science Policy & Governance is an open-access peer-reviewed publication dedicated to elevating students, post-docs, policy fellows and young scholars in science, technology, and innovation policy and governance worldwide. JSPG publishes articles for audiences in policymaking settings. Since 2011, JSPG has served as a publication and training platform for students and early career professionals to orient their scientific approach toward issues in science policy. Visit sciencepolicyjournal.org and follow on social media (LinkedIn and X).
Washington, DC (October 17, 2022) – The Journal of Science Policy & Governance (JSPG) and the American Association for the Advancement of Science Science & Technology Policy Fellowships program (AAAS STPF) are pleased to release Volume 21, Issue 01, the 2022 standard summer issue of the journal.
“I applaud the authors of these papers for their important contributions to science policy discourse at the international scale, and thank the JSPG editorial leadership for their contributions to this issue and ongoing role in shining the light on science expertise,” said Rashada Alexander, AAAS STPF Director.
The summer standard issue includes nine articles addressing topics such as the impact of COVID-19 on workplaces; an evaluation of the ARPA-H program; innovative building practices; an assessment of data surveillance practices; and opportunities to expand and diversify STEM pathways.
“On this new standard issue, JSPG is very proud to partner with AAAS STPF again in order to showcase the views of the next generation on a number of very timely and relevant topics in science policy today,” said Adriana Bankston, JSPG CEO & Managing Publisher.
Hosted at the world’s largest general science society, the STPF program has helped thousands of scientists and engineers learn about and contribute first-hand to the policymaking process via yearlong fellowships in the federal sector. JSPG and STPF share a mission of connecting science with policy and fostering a network of science and engineering leaders prepared to develop and execute solutions to address societal challenges.
The Journal of Science Policy & Governance (JSPG) is a nonprofit organization and open access peer- reviewed publication managed by and for students, policy fellows, and young scholars in science, technology, and innovation policy. Since 2011, JSPG has served as a vehicle for students and early career researchers to bolster their research and writing credentials in science policy. Visit sciencepolicyjournal.org and follow on Twitter @SciPolJournal to learn more.
ABOUT AAAS S&T POLICY FELLOWSHIPS
For half a century, AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships (STPF) has been providing opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers to learn first-hand about policymaking and contribute their knowledge and analytical skills in the policy realm. Fellows serve yearlong assignments in the federal government and represent a broad range of backgrounds, disciplines, and career stages. Each year, STPF adds to a growing corps more than 4,000 strong of policy-savvy leaders working across academia, government, nonprofits, and industry to serve the nation and citizens around the world. Visit the STPF website at AAAS.org/STPF and follow @AAAS_STPF on Twitter to learn more.