Rebecca Tiernan is a Program Associate for the Science, Engineering, and Technology Program at the American Academy. In her role, she researches and manages content for a variety of projects, including Challenges for International Scientific Partnerships, Rethinking the Humanitarian Health Response to Violent Conflict, and the Public Face of Science.
Rebecca joined the Academy in November 2018. She has a background in environmental and wildlife conservation science, and received her B.S. in Natural Resources Conservation from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2016.