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The American Academy is committed to the diversity of its staff and membership. As a scholarly organization and research center, the Academy recognizes that diversity of thought, class, experience, sex, gender, race, physical or mental ability, age, religion, national origin, and sexual orientation is a value to uphold and is central to the mission and work of the organization. A more pluralistic staff embracing diversity of thought, approach and life experience fosters a more nuanced understanding of contemporary issues facing the nation and the world. Working together in a climate of respect and openness models the civil discourse that is fundamental to the work of the Academy.

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Morton L. Mandel Presidential Fellow: Communications Specialist

The Morton L. Mandel Presidential Fellow is a two-year fellowship for a communications professional who will contribute to strategic efforts to help raise the visibility of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.  Serving as a member of the Communications team, the Presidential Fellow will develop and promote content to raise the Academy’s profile and impact. 

Cambridge, MA