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The position is located in the College of Maritime Operational Warfare (CMOW) at U.S. Naval War College. CMOW provides maritime operational level education and assistance, in-residence and on-site, in order to improve the ability of Fleet Commanders and their staffs to plan, prepare and employ naval, joint and combined forces across the range of military operations.
This position is within the College of Maritime Operational Warfare.
Associate Professor College of Distance Education since 2006.
Samuel Helfont is an assistant professor of Strategy and Policy in the Naval War College's program at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California. He is the author of “Compulsion in Religion: Saddam Hussein, Islam, and the Roots of Insurgencies in Iraq” (Oxford 2018). He has written for Foreign Affairs, The Middle East Journal, Orbis, The New Republic, The American Interest, War on the Rocks, among other outlets. Helfont holds a Ph.D. and M.A. from Princeton University. He also completed a three year post-doctoral lectureship at the University of Pennsylvania.