About American Meteorological Society

The American Meteorological Society promotes the development and dissemination of information and education on the atmospheric and related oceanic and hydrologic sciences and the advancement of their professional applications. Founded in 1919, AMS has a membership of more than 14,000 professionals, students, and weather enthusiasts. AMS publishes eleven atmospheric and related oceanic and hydrologic journals — in print and online — sponsors more than 12 conferences annually, and offers numerous educational and professional programs and services.

What employees say

“The work is fulfilling and I truly enjoy the people that I work with. AMS has a family feel to it which is a hard thing to find today. ”
“The friendly atmosphere and meaningful work.”
“The fact that leadership believes and trusts in you to get your job done. Staff sincerely cares about the AMS, as a whole, and there is an overall feeling of ownership of the organization.”
“I believe it is the idea of moving the science forward. We are a very important component of the scientific process and our management team understands that. ”
“The AMS has been around for a long time and it's not going anywhere anytime soon. We are always looking ahead. Most of the staff have been here for a long time - years and years.”
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