“United States Air Force Scientific Advisory Board Selection”
Professor Steve Wicker has been selected to serve on the Air Force Scientific Advisory Board for a three year term (beginning September 2010). The Air Force Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) is a Federal Advisory Committee organized under the Federal Advisory Committee Act. The SAB provides a link between the Air Force and the nation's scientific community. The SAB promotes the exchange of the latest scientific and technical information that may enhance the accomplishment of the Air Force mission. In addition, it may consider management challenges that affect Air Force use of scientific knowledge and technological advances. The Board's function is solely advisory, and provides findings and recommendations to the Air Force senior leadership, namely the Secretary of the Air Force or the Chief of Staff of the Air Force.
Professor Wicker received his B.S. from the University of Virginia, his M.S. from Purdue University and his Ph.D. from the University of Southern California. His major was Electrical Engineering, respectively.