V. Issues Identified by the Committee as Relevant for USDA Staff Elaboration (esp. Chief Scientists/Past Directors)
priority setting (applied vs. basic)
internal management perceptions
perceptions of connections of program to USDA…etc.
D. Individual Perspective
leadership influence: what did you initiate, what impact did you have?
why did you take/leave the job?
would you do it again?
perception of length of service (2 years vs. full-time/perm?).