Angela McLean appointed as Chief Scientific Adviser at the MOD
Professor Dame Angela McLean, Fellow of All Souls College, has been appointed as Chief Scientific Adviser at the Ministry of Defence
24 June 2019
She will be the first female to hold the role and joins the Department as a distinguished academic with a commitment to science-driven policy.
The MOD’s Chief Scientific Adviser (CSA) oversees the Department’s core research programme, leads technology strategy, and works closely with the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) to develop battle-winning capabilities.