The Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) is a voluntary association of eminent South African scholars and scientists, established in terms of an Act of Parliament. Its primary objective is generating evidence-based solutions to the problems and challenges facing South African society. ASSAf aspires to play both a national and an international role. Membership of the Academy (by election) is both an honour and an obligation to work individually and collectively (as the Academy) to ensure that decision-making requiring scholarly scrutiny and analysis is based on the best and most integrated understandings and insights available to the country.
The Academy seeks to appoint a Senior Project Officer/ Project Officer within the Scholarly Publishing Unit based in Pretoria.
The Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) is an independent statutory body of eminent South African scholars and scientists. It was established in terms of an Act of Parliament. Its primary objectives are to generate evidence-based science advice for government and to promote public interest in and awareness of science.