Erin Meehan, Select One

Associate Professor College of Maritime Operational Warfare
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Professor Erin Meehan joined the Naval War College faculty in July 2018, and in August, she founded an advanced warfighting team, the "Rochefort Group," focused on maritime information warfighting. A career Navy Cryptologic Warfare Officer, she has served in many Navy and joint assignments. She graduated in 1999 from the U.S. Naval Academy, holds a M.A. in Humanities from Salve Regina University, and is a Ph.D. candidate researching Somali oral poetry during the Dervish movement from Salve Regina University.

Contact Information

Areas of Expertise

  • Africa
  • China
  • Counterterrorism
  • Cyber Warfare
  • Electronic Warfare
  • Information Operations
  • Intel
  • Joint Operations
  • Russia
  • Space

Professional Highlights


Associate Professor, Rochefort Group


Director, Naval Information Warfighting Development Center - West


Ph.D. Candidate, Salve Regina University, (expected spring 2020), Humanities

M.A., Salve Regina University, 2011, Humanities

B.S., United States Naval Academy, 1999, English Literature

News, Media, & Events

VIDEO: 45 Seconds on Honor, Courage and Commitment

Jul. 08, 2019
News Publication

Starship Poseidon Summer STEM Camp

Jul. 14, 2019
3:00 p.m.
Naval Station, U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

Treat Guantanamo Detainees in the United States

May. 21, 2019
Defense One
Article Publication

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