The American Mathematical Society (AMS) will sponsor a Congressional Fellow from September 2018 through August 2019. The Fellow will spend the year working on the staff of a Member of Congress or a congressional committee, as a special legislative assistant in legislative and policy areas requiring scientific and technical input.
An AMS Fellowship Committee will select the AMS Congressional Fellow. The fellowship stipend is US$79,720 for the fellowship period, with allowances for relocation and professional travel and a contribution towards health insurance.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. or an equivalent doctoral-level degree in mathematics by the application deadline.
Applicants must submit a statement expressing interest and qualifications for the AMS Congressional Fellowship, as well as a current curriculum vitae. Applicants must also arrange for three letters of recommendation. Use of the online nomination procedure is strongly encouraged, however nominations may be submitted by email email@example.com or by postal mail to:
AMS Congressional Fellowship
c/o AMS Washington Office
1527 Eighteenth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
For further information, please consult the webpage http://www.ams.org/ams-aaas-congressional-fellowship or contact the AMS Washington Office at 202-588-1100.