Project LEGAL's

Science Public Policy Analyst

Science Public Policy Steps


Defining the social problem

As a science public policy analyst, your group or your class will first need to select a science-related problem topic and then specifically define a social problem. Since you will be spending a great deal of time learning about this problem and developing solutions for it, be sure to pick a social problem topic that is of interest to everyone in the group.

Here are some steps to consider in selecting and defining a social problem for your public policy analysis: