Committee on Technician Affairs (CTA)

Since it was established in 1964, CTA’s main goal has been to promote the professionalism of chemical technicians. CTA has played an active role within the ACS to:

  • Raise public awareness about the value of technicians to society
  • Highlight the relevance of technicians to ACS
  • Highlight the relevance of ACS to technicians

CTA Resources

Sep. 25, 2018
Webinar about Developing Your Career As A Chemical Technical Professional:

Nov. 29, 2017
Webinar about Exploring Non PhD Careers in Industrial Chemistry and the Essential Benefits of ACS Membership:

Professional Development Links


Contact Us

For more information about CTA or to inquire about serving on the committee, contact


Strategic Plan 

ACS invites all chemical scientists and engineers to join us in achieving this vision.

2018 Chair, Committee on Technician Affairs, Aimée Tomlinson and NCTA Winner Michelle Rivard, The Dow Chemical Company

CTA Congratulates the 2018 NCTA Winner Michelle Rivard of The Dow Chemical Company.