Richard J. Joseph is the Chief Scientist of the United States Air Force,
Washington, D.C. He serves as the chief scientific adviser to the Chief of
Staff and Secretary of the Air Force, and provides assessments on a wide range
of scientific and technical issues affecting the Air Force mission. In this
role, he identifies and analyses technical issues and brings them to the
attention of Air Force leaders, and interacts with other Air Staff principals,
operational commanders, combatant commands, acquisition and science and
technology communities to address cross-organizational technical issues and
solutions. He also interacts with other services and the Office of the
Secretary of Defence on issues affecting the Air Force technical enterprise. He
serves on the Executive Committee of the Air Force Scientific Advisory Board.
He is the principal science and technology representative of the Air Force to
the civilian scientific and engineering community and to the public at large. Dr.
Joseph has more than 40 years of experience as a physicist, directed energy
researcher, senior program manager, national security advisor and executive.
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