Emergency Management Directors

Emergency Management Directors


The military conducts physical sciences research to develop new technologies, materials, and equipment for use in a variety of areas including, medicine, and engineering. They also study physical characteristics of the atmosphere and environment to support military operations. Physical scientists conduct and manage research in fields such as chemistry, physics, meteorology, and oceanography. Depending on area of specialization, physical scientists may be involved in building new weapons systems, developing weather forecasts, or evaluating the effects of biological and chemical agents.

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  • Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN)
  • Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Warrant Officer
  • Chemist
  • Chemist/Nuclear Chemist
  • Chemist/Nuclear Chemist, Airlift

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