Michel E. Schauss, J.D., LL.M.

Maj., U.S. Army

Military Professor Stockton Center for the Study of International Law
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Major Schauss joined the faculty of the Stockton Center for the Study of International Law after earning an M.A. in Defense and Strategic Studies from the U.S. Naval War College (2017). Major Schauss was commissioned as a 2LT in the Infantry in 1998. As an infantry officer, Major Schauss deployed to Kosovo and Operation Iraqi Freedom I (OIF I). Major Schauss joined the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Corps in 2008.

Areas of Expertise

  • International Law
  • Rules of Engagement

Professional Highlights


Associte Professor, Inernational and Operational Law, U.S. Army Judge Advocate General's Legal Center and School


Brigade Judge Advcate, 173RD Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Airborne)


Chief, International and Operational Law, 82ND Airborne Division


Chief, Military Justice, U.S. Army Garrison FT. Meade


Trial Counsel, U.S. Army Garrison FT. Meade


Administrative Law Attorney,U.S. Army Garrison FT. Meade


J.D., Roger Williams University School of Law, 2007

LL.M., U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center and School, 2013, Military Law

M.A., U.S. Naval War College, 2017, Defense and Strategic Studies

B.S., United States Military Academy, 1998, International/Strategic History

Awards and Decorations

Bronze Star Medal

Meritorious Service Medal

Army Commendation Medal

Army Achievement Medal

External Memberships and Associations

Member of the Bar of Massachusets

News, Media, & Events


U.S. Naval War College Graduation: June 2019

Jun. 14, 2019
10:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

The Corridor of Power

Oct. 17, 2018
The Interpreter
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