Brian Hasse

Military Professor National Security Affairs
Cmdr., U.S. Navy
Brian Hasse faculty photo


Cmdr. Hasse is a naval aviator with over 3,000 hours in the FA-18. His deployments included support of numerous operations including Iraqi Freedom, Enduring Freedom and Inherent Resolve. Prior to becoming a military professor at the U.S. Naval War College, Cmdr. Hasse served as the commanding officer of the "Fighting Redcocks" of VFA-22 in Lemoore, California.

Areas of Expertise

  • Air Warfare
  • Joint Operations
  • Leadership

Professional Highlights


Commanding Officer, VFA-22

Commanded FA-18F Super Hornet squadron assigned to Carrier Air Wing SEVENTEEN (CVW-17) and Carrier Strike Group ELEVEN (CSG-11) aboard the USS NIMITZ (CVN-68).

USNORTHCOM J-34 Homeland Defense and Protection Division, Mission Assurance Branch Chief

Responsible for USNORTHCOM Mission Assurance, policy, planning, and operations.

Student, U.S. Naval War College

Graduated with Distinction.


M.A., U.S. Naval War College, 2016, Defense and Strategic Studies

B.A., University of Southern California, 2002, Social Sciences

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