Andrea H. Cameron, Ph.D., Ed.D.

Military Professor National Security Affairs
Cmdr., U.S. Navy
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Cmdr. Andrea H. Cameron, U.S. Navy, is a permanent military professor teaching policy analysis in the National Security Affairs Department and the founding director of the Climate and Human Security Studies Group. Her academic interests explore non-traditional and transnational security threats and their impact on U.S. strategic, national security and economic interests. These research interests include climate change and security, climate and energy policy, human security topics and civil-military coordination during humanitarian assistance/disaster relief.

Areas of Expertise

  • Foreign Policy
  • HA/DR
  • Human Rights
  • Maritime Strategy
  • National Security
  • Security Cooperation
  • United Nations

Professional Highlights


Climate and Environment Policy Advisor

Detailed as Climate and Environment Policy Advisor to Office of the Secretary of Defense for Policy (OUSD(P))/Deputy Assistant Secretary of Stability and Humanitarian Affairs (SHA)

Director, Climate and Human Security Studies Group


Permanent Military Professor, National Security Affairs Department


Director of Academic Programs, Naval Postgraduate School


Ph.D., Naval Postgraduate School, Security Studies

Ed.D., Pepperdine University, Educational Technology

M.A., The George Washington University, Human Resource Development

M.S., Air Force Command and Staff College, Military Operational Art and Science

B.A., Marquette University, Political Science

Related Credentials

Senior Professional of Human Resources

Research Contributions and Publications

External Memberships and Associations

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Consultative Group on Civil-Military Coordination (CMCoord)

Office of Secretary of Defense (Policy)
Resource Competition, Environmental Security, and Stability Community of Practice Co-Lead

Environmental Security Working Group (ESWG) Leadership Team
[cross Intelligence Community working group connecting practitioners in the intelligence, government, and academic communities]

The Center for Climate and Security Climate Security Working Group

Academic Council of the United Nations System (ACUNS)

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