Frank “Scott” Douglas is an associate professor of strategy with the Strategy and Policy Department and holds a commission as a commander in the Navy Reserve. He earned his Ph.D. from Columbia University’s Political Science Department, an M.A. from Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies and a B.S. (F.S.) from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service. He has deployed in support of Operation Resolute Support, Kabul, Afghanistan from 2018-2019 and deployed to Iraq with a special operations task force from 2009-2010. He also deployed as a civilian advisor to Regional Command Southwest in Helmand, Afghanistan during the 2011-12 winter trimester.