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The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing science by operating as an educator, spokesperson, and professional association. It organizes membership activities and publishes the journal "Science", scientific newsletters, books, reports, as well as spearheads programs.

TypePrivate
Founded1848
HQWashington, US
Websiteaaas.org
Employee Ratings2.9

Locations

AAAS is headquartered in
Washington, United States

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)737
Job Openings4
Revenue (FY, 2018)$107.1 M(+8%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at AAAS

Claire Fraser

Claire Fraser

President
Susan Amara

Susan Amara

President-Elect
Quincy Brown

Quincy Brown

Program Director, STEM Education Research
Olivia Monahan

Olivia Monahan

Project Director
Steven Chu

Steven Chu

Chair of the Board
Jennifer Carinci

Jennifer Carinci

Program Director, STEM Education Research
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AAAS Office Locations

AAAS has an office in Washington
Washington, US (HQ)
1200 New York Ave NW
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AAAS Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1848
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AAAS Revenue

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AAAS's revenue was reported to be $107.13 m in FY, 2018 which is a 7.6% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (FY, 2018)

107.1m

Revenue growth (FY, 2017 - FY, 2018), %

7.6%

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

14.9m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

13.9%

Net income (FY, 2018)

(9.8m)

EBIT (FY, 2018)

(3.8m)

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

7.6m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

100.5m98.5m102.5m99.6m107.1m

Revenue growth, %

(2%)4%(3%)8%

Cost of goods sold

85.7m78.8m90.2m91.7m92.2m

Gross profit

14.8m19.7m12.2m7.9m14.9m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

5.9m5.3m7.8m7.8m7.6m

Accounts Receivable

2.9m3.3m4.5m5.1m3.9m

Prepaid Expenses

2.3m2.8m2.5m2.6m2.6m

PP&E

58.0m57.5m57.9m55.7m53.8m
USDFY, 2014

Financial Leverage

1.4 x
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AAAS Operating Metrics

AAAS's Customers was reported to be 10 m in FY, 2016.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Customers

10 m10 m10 m

Affiliated Societies

250 250 250

Registered Journalists (EurekAlert)

11 k12 k12 k
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AAAS Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

62/100

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AAAS Revenue Breakdown

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AAAS revenue breakdown by business segment: 10.6% from Leasing, investments and other, 26.4% from Grants and other program support, 54.1% from Publishing and 8.9% from Member dues

AAAS Online and Social Media Presence

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AAAS News and Updates

NYU Tandon Professor Named to Elite AAAS Fellowship

BROOKLYN, N.Y., Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) named Jin Kim Montclare, a professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering, a 2019-20 AAAS Leshner Public Engagement...

Cricket Media® Writer Receives 2018 AAAS Kavli Gold Award

CHICAGO, Nov. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- MUSE contributor JEANNE MILLER has won the 2018 AAAS Kavli Science Journalism Gold Award in the category of Children's Science News. Her winning article, "Fighting to the End," appeared in the October 2017 issue of MUSE Magazine, a publication of...

AAAS Announces 'Plant Phenomics,' Promoted in Collaboration with Nanjing Agricultural University, as the Second Journal in New Science Partner Journal Program

WASHINGTON, Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the nonprofit publisher of the Science family of journals, is pleased to announce that the second journal in its Science Partner Journal program will be Plant Phenomics, the official...

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AAAS Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was AAAS founded?

    AAAS was founded in 1848.

  • Who are AAAS key executives?

    AAAS's key executives are Claire Fraser, Susan Amara and Quincy Brown.

  • How many employees does AAAS have?

    AAAS has 737 employees.

  • What is AAAS revenue?

    Latest AAAS annual revenue is $107.1 m.

  • What is AAAS revenue per employee?

    Latest AAAS revenue per employee is $145.4 k.

  • Who are AAAS competitors?

    Competitors of AAAS include eLife, Geek Girl Meetup and Beta-i.

  • Where is AAAS headquarters?

    AAAS headquarters is located at 1200 New York Ave NW, Washington.

  • Where are AAAS offices?

    AAAS has an office in Washington.

  • How many offices does AAAS have?

    AAAS has 1 office.