Conservation and science meetups since 201X.
This announcement definitely deserves it's own post! The International Max Planck Research School for Evolutionary Biology is offering up to 15 PhD positions and fellowships.
An interesting read on democratizing science policy and advice from 2005. David Guston is based at Arizona State University where he is the founding director of the School for the Future of Innovation in Society, Director at the Center for Nanotechnology in Society, Co-Director at the Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes and Professor in the Department of Political Science, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences