Dr. Mica Endsley, Chief Scientist of the Air Force

Dr. Mica Endsley, Chief Scientist of the Air Force

wfedstaff | April 17, 2015 6:44 pm

The Air Force could be facing a perfect storm of personnel issues when it comes to scientific talent. It’s hard to attract young scientists to government work over a higher paid industry job. Dr. Mica Endsley, chief scientist of the Air Force, tells In Depth with Francis Rose that as many senior officials seek early retirement, the Air Force is looking at a gap in its pipeline of future leaders in the science and engineering fields.