YSP Committees

The Young Scientist Program has a variety of volunteer opportunities for a range of commitment levels. Volunteering to be on a committee is a great way to get involved with YSP for any level of commitment! Below are the active committees currently within YSP, please contact the committe head listed for more information:

Funding and Evaluation Committee

The Funding & Evaluation committee aids the Director of Funding. This is a variable time commitment that will depend on the particular projects members accept. Examples of projects include: (1) create a standard survey design (4-5 hours and 2 meetings) and (2) work with others to consolidate the existing survey data using REDCap.

Please contact ysp.finance[at]gmail.com for more information.

Curriculum Committee

The curriculum committee aids the Director of Curriculum. This is a variable time commitment that will depend on the particular projects members accept. Examples of projects include: (1) adapting TT modules and kits to address educational standards (1 month commitment with 1 meeting and independent work time) and (2) developing a TT training program.

Please contact ysp.curriculum[at]gmail.com for more information.

Media & Technology Committee

The Media & Technology Committee aids the Director of IT with all media and web technology tasks for YSP. This will include working with the teaching kit committee to produce instructional videos and assisting with updates to the website.

Please contact ysp.information.technology[at]gmail.com for more information.

Human Resources Committee

The HR committee aids the Director of HR. Examples of projects include: (1) creating an electronic volunteer participation database and (2) creating an improved system for receiving and organizing volunteer feedback.

Please contact ysp.human.resource[at]gmail.com for more information.