Air Force’s First Female Chief Scientist – Armed with Science


Dr. Mica Endsley

University of Southern California, Industrial & Systems Engineering, 1990

First woman in history to hold the title of new chief scientist of the United   States Air Force

I think it’s a great opportunity to communicate with a lot of women out there who are thinking about what they want their careers to be in.  For them to realize that there are a lot of really positive things about going into science and engineering.  It’s very creative.  It’s very team oriented.  One thing I find particularly rewarding is you’re able to go in and address a lot of real-world problems, and help people really improve the quality of their work life.  I find it very rewarding.

Science and technology is so critical

Full article: http://science.dodlive.mil/2013/09/12/facing-forward-an-interview-with-the-air-forces-first-female-chief-scientist/

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