The Office of the Science & Technology Adviser of the U.S. Department of State serves the U.S. national interest by promoting global scientific and technological progress as integral components of U.S. diplomacy.
The core objectives of the Office are:
- Building partnerships with the national and international scientific communities
- Providing accurate scientific and technological advice to the Department of State
- Enhancing science and technology literacy and capacity within the Department of State
- Shaping a global perspective on emerging and envisioned scientific and technological developments