Michael Aaron Dennis, Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor Strategy and Policy Department
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After receiving my doctorate in the history of science from the Johns Hopkins University, I subsequently taught at UCSD, Cornell University's Department of Science & Technology Studies, and served as an adjunct in Georgetown University's Security Studies Program. My research focuses on the relations among academics, corporations and the military in the period from 1930 through 1970. I am currently trying to complete a volume entitled, A change of state: Technical practice, political culture and the making of Early Cold War America.

Areas of Expertise

  • Cold War
  • Military Technology
  • Nuclear
  • Weapon Systems
  • WWII


Please see my vita for a list of my degrees, publications, prizes, and presentations.

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News, Media, & Events


U.S. Naval War College Graduation: November 2018

Nov. 14, 2018
12:00 p.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

The Year of the Gray Wolf: The Rise of Turkey’s New Ultranationalism

Jul. 16, 2018
War On The Rocks
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