James Nordhill

Associate Professor College of Maritime Operational Warfare
Cmdr., U.S. Navy, Retired
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Professor Nordhill teaches military planning in the Maritime Operational Planners Course. A career naval aviator and joint planner, he served for 22 years on active duty.

Areas of Expertise

  • Command and Control
  • GWOT
  • HA/DR
  • Iraq
  • Joint Operations
  • Leadership
  • Military Planning
  • Search and Rescue
  • Special Operations


M.A., U.S. Naval War College, National Security and Strategic Studies

E.M.B.A., Naval Post Graduate School

B.A., Chapman University, Psychology

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External Memberships and Associations

Military Operations Research Society

News, Media, & Events

VIDEO: 45 Seconds on How Maps Inspire us to Learn

Jan. 13, 2020
News Publication

War Gaming Introductory Course

Jan. 13, 2020
1:00 p.m.
McCarty Little Hall, U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

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