Tim Schultz, Ph.D.

Col. (ret.), U.S. Air Force

Associate Dean Dean of Academics
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Biography

Tim Schultz joined the NWC faculty in 2012 as an Air Force colonel and became the Associate Dean of Academics for Electives and Research in 2014. He previously served as the Dean of the U.S. Air Force's School of Advanced Air and Space Studies. Tim's research interests include the transformative role of automation in warfare and the impact of technological change on institutions, society, and military strategy. His forthcoming book with Johns Hopkins University Press is "The Problem with Pilots: How Physicians, Engineers, and Airpower Enthusiasts Redefined Flight." He spent much of his aviation career as a U-2 pilot enjoying the view over interesting regions of the globe.

Areas of Expertise

  • Aerospace
  • Air Warfare
  • Desert Storm
  • Ethics
  • Military Technology
  • Military Theory
  • UAVs/Drones
  • WWII

Professional Highlights

2014

Associate Dean of Academics for Electives and Research

2012

Military Professor, Strategy and Policy Department

2009

Commandant and Dean, USAF School of Advanced Air and Space Studies

2007

Commander, 1st Expeditionary Reconnaissance Squadron

U-2 combat squadron
2004

Doctoral student, Duke University

2003

Graduate student, USAF School of Advanced Air and Space Studies

2002

Graduate student, USAF Air Command and Staff College

1999

U-2 pilot, Beale Air Force Base, CA

1997

Associate Professor of Biology, USAF Academy

Education

Ph.D., Duke University, 2007, History of Technology

M.A., School of Advanced Air and Space Studies, 2004, Airpower Art and Science

M.A., Air Command and Staff College, 2003, Military Operational Art and Science

M.S., Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1996, Cellular Biology

B.S., U.S. Air Force Academy, 1988, Biology

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News, Media, & Events

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Senior Enlisted Academy holds change of charge

Nov. 17, 2017
News Publication
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Brazilian woman takes Oath of Allegiance at NWC

Nov. 15, 2017
News Publication
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Navy Band Northeast Holiday Concert Series

Dec. 10, 2017
3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Spruance Auditorium, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

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