AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow in Stability and Humanitarian Affairs at the U.S. Department of Defense
As an American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Policy Fellow at the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), Annalise supports the office of Stability and Humanitarian Affairs. She focuses on stabilization, prevention of conflict, environmental security, and protection of cultural heritage. At DoD, she helped establish and now leads the Resource Competition, Environmental Security, and Stability (RECESS) team to inform DoD strategic thinking on these topics.
Annalise gave a 3 min 10×20 presentation for the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships Year-end Summit about RECESS. The group was also featured on the DoD website: Scientists, Policy Experts Assess Environment’s Impact on Stability, Defense Strategy.
Annalise co-leads the AAAS Policy Fellow Water Affinity Group, which brings together fellows from different agencies for activities including a recent tour of the Dalecarlia Water Treatment Plant.