Dayne E. Nix, Ph.D.

Professor College of Distance Education
CDR, U.S. Navy, Retired
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Biography

Dr. Nix served in the Marine Corps from 1974 - 1979, and the U.S. Navy from 1983-2008. He is a retired U.S. Navy chaplain and served worldwide in Navy and Marine Corps assignments. Dr. Nix maintains an interest in the intersection of religion, security and international relations His current scholarly interests focus on the ways nation state's leverage religion to accomplish strategic ends, particularly during the First World War and the Soviet-Afghan conflict of 1979-1989.

Contact Information

Areas of Expertise

  • Ethics
  • India
  • Islamic Studies
  • Pakistan

Education

Ph.D., Salve Regina University, 2007, Humanities

M.A.,Naval War College, 2004, National Security Affairs, with distinction

Th.M. Duke University, 1993

M. Div., Denver Seminary, 1983

B.A. University of Colorado, 1974, International Affairs

News, Media, & Events

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Lectures of Opportunity: "U.S. Air Force Foreign Material Program"

May. 17, 2019
12:00 p.m.
McCarty Little Hall, U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841
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Battleship Mystery: One of the Navy's Last Battleships 'Big Guns' Exploded

May. 05, 2019
The National Interest
Article Publication

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