Rod Schoonover doesn’t fit easily into a particular academic niche. He spent a dozen years as a chemistry professor, yet his published papers are in physics journals. A career twist then landed him working in the US intelligence community, where he spent a decade focused on climate change, environment, health, and other scientific issues.
“I’d never planned on doing this,” he says. “The idea that someone like me would end up in the intelligence community did not seem likely.”Read the whole thing.