Jeffrey S. Cameron

Military Professor Joint Military Operations Department
Lt. Col., U.S. Air Force
Jeffrey Cameron faculty photo


Lt. Col. Jeffrey S. Cameron is a military professor assigned to the Joint Military Operations Department at the U.S. Naval War College. He enlisted in the Air Force in 1997 and shortly thereafter applied to and was accepted at the U.S. Air Force Academy. He graduated from the Academy with the class of 2003. He is a distinguished graduate of the U.S. Air Force’s Command and Staff College and the U.S. Naval War College. He is a senior pilot with 770 combat hours flown over Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria. He has served on the Headquarters Pacific Air Forces staff and commanded at the squadron level.

Areas of Expertise

  • A2/AD
  • Aerospace
  • Air Warfare
  • Asia-Pacific
  • International Relations
  • Military Planning
  • National Security

Professional Highlights


Student, U.S. Naval War College

Graduated with the Naval War College Class of 2022 and transitioned to faculty as a member of the Joint Military Operations Department.

Commander, 12th Operations Support Squadron

Led 135 military and civilian personnel across five primary mission areas in support of seven operational flying squadrons.

Director, Pacific Air Forces Commander's Action Group

Led a seven-person team in direct support of the Commander. In addition, led the Command's National Defense Strategy Integration Team and helped develop Indo-Pacific Command’s strategic framework for competing with peer adversaries below the threshold of armed conflict.


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

Masters of Military Operational Art and Science, Air Command and Staff College

M.B.A, Trident University International, Business Administration

B.S., U.S. Air Force Academy, Aeronautical Engineering

Related Credentials

Pilot Instructor Training
Randolph AFB, TX

Department of Defense Acquisition
Program Manager Level I

Department of Defense Acquisition
Program Manager Level II

B-1 Initial Qualification Training
Dyess AFB, TX

Asia-Pacific Orientation Course
Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies

Joint Air Operations Planning Course
Maxwell AFB, AL

Awards and Decorations

U.S. Naval War College
Highest Distinction

Air Force Command and Staff College
Distinguished Graduate

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