Professional Development

The Career Development committee oversees the Cobb Professional Development Grant competition and organizes the Professional Development Workshop/Panel held during the annual meeting of the American Association of Biological Anthropologists. The AABA recognizes that the professional development of talented scientists in the early stages of their careers is critical to the continued health and vitality of the discipline. The committee offers three opportunities for professional development:

Each year a group of qualified professionals with diverse research interests are asked to serve on the committee that reviews proposals for the Professional Development Grants and the Early Career Liaison to the Executive Committee.