Board for Early Career Professionals

The American Meteorological Society (AMS) established the Board for Early Career Professionals (BECP) to serve as a resource for the development of early career professionals, both academic and in career, and to serve as a platform for early career involvement in a variety of AMS-sponsored activities.

The BECP is on Social Media:

Facebook - AMS Early Career Professionals

Twitter - @AMSEarlyCareer

Instagram - @ams_becp

LinkedIn - ams-becp


April 2018 - Meet our Board Members 

October 2019 - History of BECP. This coincides with the BAMS publication.  

November 2019 - Adventures in Meteorological Entrepreneurship

March 2020 - Optimizing Your Cover Letter for Maximum Impact

April 2020 - Anxiety and Action in the Age of Quarantine: Strategies for Success

June 2020 - Hiring and Job-Seeking in a Chaotic COVID World

Latest News and Announcements:

  • Thank you for those who attended the 8th Annual Conference for Early Career Professionals! We got a lot of insight, and we are already working on the next one at 2021 New Orleans
  • Our popular social media campaigns now have an archive. Here are the links to our Perspectives from Early Career Professionals and #ShareYourStory archives.
  • Interested in joining the Board for Early Career Professionals?  Send a 1-2 page resume and a cover letter explaining why you want to be a part of this Board to