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Professor and Dean Emeritus; Professor Emeritus, Marymount University


  • Military Strategy
  • Military History
  • Political Theory
  • Statesmanship

Professional Experience

  • Professor and Dean Emeritus, IWP
  • Dean of Academic Affairs, IWP, 2010-2012
  • Faculty Adviser, IWP-Oxford Study Abroad Program, 2012
  • Professor Emeritus, Marymount University
  • Faculty Ethics Fellow, Marymount University, 2005-06
  • First recipient of Marymount University’s Faculty Honors Fellow Award, 2007
  • Four-time nominee for the Robert A. Draghi Award, Marymount University
  • Formerly military historian and research analyst for Data Memory Systems, Inc., a historical evaluation and research organization
  • Grant Proposal Reviewer, U.S. Institute of Peace
  • Member, American Political Science Association, Claremont Institute, Intercollegiate Studies Institute, the History Society, and the Naval Institute.
  • Named to “Who’s Who” among America’s teachers 2003-2004, 2004-2005
  • Author of two battle narratives (on Stamford Bridge and Hastings) and contributor to Early Peoples of of Britain and Ireland, An Encyclopedia (2008)



  • B.A., 1968, St. Francis College
  • M.A., 1973, The Catholic University of America
  • Ph.D., 1982, The Catholic University of America