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Author Bios

Robert Beljan (2)

Robert Beljan is an instructor at the Peace Support Operations Training Centre (PSOTC) in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. He holds a B.S. and an M.A. from the Political Science Faculty, University of Sarajevo. In 2009, he served with Danish Battle Group, Task Force Helmand in Afghanistan.

Tom Pike (2)

Tom Pike is a Strategic Intelligence Officer in the US Army currently assigned to USTRANSCOM.   The opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not reflect the official policy or positions of the Department of Defense or the U.S. government.

Matthew Stein (2)

  Matthew Stein is a research analyst for BAE Systems at the Foreign Military Studies Office, Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas.  He was a National Security Education Program (NSEP) Boren Fellow in Kazakhstan from 2008-09.

Adam Brady (2)

Major Adam Brady, U.S. Army, is currently an Instructor of Environmental Science and Engineering at the United States Military Academy. He holds a B.S. from USMA and an M.S. from the Colorado School of Mines. As an armor officer, he has served in the 4th Infantry Division and 25th Infantry Division, including three deployments to Iraq. Prior to attending graduate school, he served as the Troop Commander of B/3-4 CAV from DEC08 – MAY10. The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not reflect the official policy or position of the United States Military Academy, the Department of the Army, Department of Defense, or the U.S. Government.

John R. Deni (2)

Dr. John R. Deni is a Research Professor of Joint, Interagency, Intergovernmental, and Multinational (JIIM) Security Studies at the Strategic Studies Institute.  He previously worked for eight years as a political advisor for senior U.S. military commanders in Europe.  Prior to that, he spent two years as a strategic planner specializing in the military-to-military relationship between the United States and its European allies.  Before working in Germany, Dr. Deni spent seven years in Washington, DC as a consultant specializing in national security issues for the U.S. Departments of Defense, Energy, and State. You can follow him on Twitter at @JohnRDeni.

United States Military Academy, Defense and Strategic Studies Division (2)

Defense and Strategic Studies is an interdisciplinary acdemic major at the United States Military Academy. We examine the use of force in pursuit of national security of objectives through the study of theory, history, policy and other related fields. Our faculty develops and teaches a curriculum that is relevant for future Army leaders and recognized for its academic excellence. The nation requires agile, adaptable leaders who can think and act strategically. Our program’s mission is to lay the foundations for the future strategic leaders and thinkers of the 21st century.

T.S. Allen (2)

T.S. Allen is an officer in the United States Army. He graduated in 2014 from the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York where he studied military history and political science. He is currently studying corruption in the Vietnam War. The views expressed in his work are his own and do not reflect the position of the United States Military Academy, the Department of the Army, or the Department of Defense.

Gary K. Busch (2)

Dr. Gary K. Busch has had a varied career-as an international trades unionist, an academic, a businessman and a political intelligence consultant. He was a professor and Head of Department at the University of Hawaii and has been a visiting professor at several universities. He was the head of research in international affairs for a major U.S. trade union and Assistant General Secretary of an international union federation. His articles have appeared in the Economist Intelligence Unit, Wall Street Journal, WPROST, Pravda and several other news journals. He is the editor and publisher of the web-based news journal of international relations www.ocnus.net.

Dan Cox (2)

Dan G. Cox is Associate Professor of Political Science at the School of Advanced Military Studies, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.  Dr. Cox has published in peer-reviewed journals such as The Journal of Peace Research, Parameters, The International Journal of Public Opinion Research and Congress and the Presidency.  Dr. Cox’s work has also appeared in journals such as Joint Force Quarterly, Terrorism Monitor and Small Wars Journal.  Dr. Cox’s work was cited in Foreign Policy Magazine online and the Straits Times of Singapore, the Bangkok Post, and the Somaliland Times.  His current research interests include identity and conflict, armed nation-building, counterinsurgency, terrorism, strategy and military planning, operational art, and security issues in Asia and Africa.  Dr. Cox is also a featured blogger on E-International Relations.

Christopher S. Knott (2)

Christopher S. Knott is pursuing a graduate degree in Global Studies, with the University of Pennsylvania.  He is an Air Force veteran with experiences in Kenya, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Iraq, Afghanistan, Bosnia and various other conflict areas.

Nathan Springer (2)

Major Nathan Springer is an active duty armor officer with multiple tours in various command and staff positions in Iraq and Afghanistan. Following his Troop command in N.E. Konar and Eastern Nuristan Province, OEF 07-08, he obtained an MA in Security Studies, National Security Affairs at the Naval Postgraduate School. He then served as the Chief of Operations at the U.S. Army and Marine Corps Counterinsurgency Center. Most recently, he was a member of the Art of War Scholars program at the Command and General Staff College graduating in June 2011. Currently, he serves as the Executive Officer for 3rd Squadron, 4th US Cavalry (TF Raider), 3rd BDE, 25th DIV currently deployed to Eastern Nangarhar, Afghanistan.

Herman Butime (2)

Herman Butime holds a PhD in Terrorism Studies from the University of Wollongong in Australia. His thesis examined the relevance of the theories of guerrilla warfare in explaining the activities of the Lord’s Resistance Army, a Ugandan insurgent group operating in the tri-border region of Central Africa. He holds an MA in International Relations from the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom and a BA in Social Sciences (Political Science and Sociology) from Makerere University in Uganda.

Brian T. Dolk (2)

Brian T. Dolk holds a B.B.A. (Bachelor’s in Business Administration) in Accounting from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, a M.B.A. in Entrepreneurship, Marketing, and Technology from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management, and completed his J.D. and LL.M. (Master of Laws) in Information Technology & Privacy Law from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Illinois in May 2013.

Justin Peele (2)

Justin Peele is a Rotary World Peace Fellow and holds a master's degree in International Relations from theUniversidad del Salvador in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Bill McCollum (2)

Dr. Bill McCollum joined the CGSC leadership faculty in November 2005. He received an Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership from the University of Sarasota (2003), and is a graduate of the Air War College (1995) and U.S. Army Command and General Staff College (1987). For the past 40 years McCollum has served in various military and education leadership positions including Commander, 1st Battalion (Attack), 4th Aviation Regiment, Assistant Dean for Baker University’s School of Professional and Graduate Studies in Overland Park, KS, and Vice President for University Relations at Baker University’s main campus in Baldwin City, KS.  McCollum now serves CGSC as a faculty Team Leader and Associate Professor in CGSC’s Department of Command and Leadership.