John Howard Jackson, Select One

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Associate Professor Joint Military Operations Department


Jackson joined the Joint Military Operations Department faculty in August 2017 and serves as the Defense Intelligence Agency’s (DIA) faculty representative at the U.S. Naval War College. He is a graduate of the Army Command and General Staff College officers course and the Joint and Combined Warfighting School at Joint Forces Staff College. Within DIA, he has specialized in intelligence planning and collection. Jackson has served overseas in Europe, the Middle East and at the combatant commands. He holds a masters from the University of Arizona and a bachelor's from George Mason University.

Areas of Expertise

  • Intel

Professional Highlights


Defense Intelligence Agency’s Faculty Representative


M.A., University of Arizona

B.S., George Mason University

News, Media, & Events


VIDEO: 45 seconds on probing what we don't know

Feb. 19, 2019
News Publication

Quantum Science in Warfare Roundtable

Feb. 21, 2019
8:00 a.m.
McCarty Little Hall, U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

Reading Fiction Leads to Good Strategic Thinking

Dec. 18, 2018
The National Interest
Article Publication

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