Gene R. Andersen

Associate Professor College of Leadership and Ethics
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Gene R. Andersen is responsible for operationalizing the personal development element of the Navy leader development continuum with a focus on self-awareness, coaching and mentoring. He is the area of study coordinator for all college elective courses in leadership and ethics and member of the Navy senior leader development concentration faculty. He teaches electives in self-awareness for leaders, strategic leadership and directed research in leadership. A retired Navy helicopter pilot, he taught at the U.S. Naval Academy, edited two leadership texts and is published in the U.S. Naval Institute’s Proceedings magazine and the Naval War College Review. He joined the Naval War College in 2005.

Areas of Expertise

  • Leadership


M.A., U.S. Naval War College, 2006, National Security & Strategic Studies, With distinction

B.S., U.S. Naval Academy, 1985, Naval Architecture

Related Credentials

Hogan Leadership Forecast Series assessment suite (including Hogan Insights and Hogan EQ)

MBTI Step II assessment

Strengths Deployment Inventory assessment suite

MRG Leadership Effectiveness Analysis Self/360

LPI 360 assessment

FIRO-B, LETT, and Change Style Indicator assessment tools

Denison Organizational Culture Assessment and Leader Potential Report

SpeedReading People seminar

Paperscrapers simulation

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