Michael Koen, Select One

Cmdr., U.S. Navy

Military Professor Strategy and Policy Department
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Commander Koen graduated from the University of Texas, Austin, in 1991 with a B. S. in Aeronautical Engineering and holds a M. A. in National Security and Strategic Studies from the U. S. Naval War College. As a Naval Flight Officer, CDR Koen has logged over 2,500 hours flying in the EA-6B and NE-3A. Operational flying tours include VAQ-136, NATO AWACS and VAQ-139. CDR Koen also served as Assistant Navigator in USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN and Strike Operations Officer in USS NIMITZ. Joint tours include Operations Branch Head at NATO’s Joint Electronic Warfare Core Staff and Military Analyst at the Joint Analysis and Lessons Learned Center. He has deployed in support of multiple operations.

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Former Naval War College president passes away

Jan. 19, 2018
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Current Strategy Forum: Technology, Innovation and Strategy

Jun. 12, 2018
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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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