OFFICER

BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES/HUMAN FACTORS SCIENTIST

UNDERSTANDING THROUGH OBSERVATION

61BX

Life in the service can have an effect on Airmen and their families. Conducting systematic research and analysis, Behavioral Sciences and Human Factors Scientists provide deep insight into human behavior of those who serve. Whether through monitoring and observation or carefully developed projects and activities, these experts help enhance the safety and effectiveness of our Airmen as they complete their respective missions.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    Bachelor’s degree in one of the following disciplines: behavioral sciences, psychology, anthropology, sociology, sociology and anthropology or rural sciences

  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Completion of the Psychological Operations Qualification Course, Signature Management Course and Operational Military Deception, AMC and AF OPSEC Program Managers Course, or similar, approved courses
    • Minimum 24 months’ experience in a Behavioral Influence Specialist position or a master’s degree in approved disciplines
    • Completion of a current Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI)
    • Completion of Officer Training School (OTS), Air Force Academy (AFA) or Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC)
    • Must be between the ages of 18 and 39

TRAINING & EDUCATION

How do we transform you into a leader and an officer in this field? From education to continued training, your Air Force path is here.

  • OFFICER TRAINING SCHOOL

    9.5 weeks

  • MILITARY TRAINING LOCATION

    Maxwell AFB AL

TAKE A BREAK

Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

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