December 7-8, 2017
Protecting the Rights of Individuals Fleeing Conflict: The Role of Scientists, Engineers & Health Professionals
December 7-8, 2017
Committee on the Future of Voting: Accessible, Reliable, Verifiable Technology
December 12, 2017
Building America's Skilled Technical Workforce: Workshop on Apprenticeships and Worker Mobility
January 8-9, 2018
Workshop on Government Decision-Making to Allocate Scientific Resources
January 23-25, 2018
NCSE 2018: The Science, Business, and Education of Sustainable Infrastructure: Building Resilience in a Changing World
Next Generation Researchers Initiative (current study)
Board on Higher Education and Workforce
March 28, 2017
50 Shades of Gray
Inside Higher Ed
The funding question is of concern to a number of academic groups, including the National Academics of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, which recently launched the Next Generation Researchers Initiative.
February 1, 2017
Will more studies of the training and career mess actually create change?
Nonetheless, in January, two ad hoc committees of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine kicked off projects to add to this literature.
January 3, 2017
The new face of US science
In 2016, the NIH commissioned the National Academies of Science to develop a report for Congress on the next generation of scientists. Called the Next Generation Researchers Initiative, the report is expected to be published in 2018.
December 6, 2016
New Medical Research Bill Aims to Help Early Career Scientists
The legislation also calls for NIH to consider the forthcoming results of a National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine study into career barriers for junior biomedical researchers, though this study is not set to begin until January 2017 and is planned to take 18 months to complete.