Small Wars Journal

Joseph J. Collins


Joseph J. Collins, a retired Army Colonel and a former Deputy Asst. Secretary of Defense, directed the Center for Complex Operations at the National Defense University, where he has been on the faculty since 2004.  His articles represent the author’s personal views and not necessarily those of NDU, the Joint Staff, the Department of Defense, or any other government agency.

Articles by this Author

“Peace in Pieces” in Afghanistan Fri, 05/04/2018 - 5:02am
More Lessons from a Long War Fri, 05/06/2016 - 9:33am
“Don’t Cut the Army” Mon, 08/03/2015 - 4:52pm
Defense in the Next Decade Wed, 05/20/2015 - 4:37pm
The Long War: Four Views Mon, 01/05/2015 - 7:29pm
The Surge Revisited Mon, 11/04/2013 - 1:26pm
Of Groundhogs and Ground Combat Thu, 04/11/2013 - 3:30am