Michael Brian Ross, Select One

Cmdr., U.S. Navy

Military Professor Wargaming Department
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CDR Ross is a native of Bridgeport, WV. He enlisted in the Navy in 1995 before attending the U.S. Naval Academy and receiving a commission in 2001. He was designated a Naval Aviator in 2003.
At sea, he has served at Helicopter Anti-submarine Squadron Light FOUR TWO (HSL-42) where he deployed in USS HAWES (FFG 53) and USS BULKELEY (DDG 84) and Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron FIVE ONE (HSM-51) where he deployed in USS LASSEN (DDG 82) and USS McCAMPBELL (DDG 85). Additionally he deployed to Camp Victory in Baghdad, Iraq where he served with the III Armor Corps and the XVIII Airborne Corps. Ashore, he was in instructor at Training Squadron TWO (VT-2).

Areas of Expertise

  • Wargaming


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

B.S., U.S. Naval Academy, Mechanical Engineering

News, Media, & Events

Former Naval War College president passes away

Jan. 19, 2018
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Humanities Class Visits Boston Museum of Fine Arts

Jan. 16, 2018
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Current Strategy Forum: Technology, Innovation and Strategy

Jun. 12, 2018
8:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

Blue Hair in Gray Zone

Jan. 10, 2018
War on the Rocks
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