William A. Bullard, III, Select One

Deputy Chair Strategy and Policy Department
Capt., U.S. Navy
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Biography

Born in Fall River, MA, commissioned 1990 at Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps, College of the Holy Cross. Career Surface Warfare Officer with service aboard amphibious ships, frigates, destroyers and carriers. Deployments to the Western Pacific, Arabian Gulf, Somalia, and Afghanistan.

Areas of Expertise

  • Surface Warfare

Professional Highlights

2016

Deputy Chair / Executive Assistant

Strategy and Policy Department, U.S. Naval War College

Newport, R.I.
2015

Officer in Charge

Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center Forward, Central (ECRC FWD CENT)

Doha, Qatar
Bagram, Afghanistan
Manama, Bahrain
2013

Military Professor

Strategy and Policy Department, U.S. Naval War College

Newport, RI
2010

Branch Chief

Defense Support to Civil Authority (DSCA) Branch, Homeland Division, Strategic Plans and Policy Directorate (J5), Joint Staff

Washington, DC
2009

Student

College of Naval Warfare, Halsey BRAVO, U.S. Naval War College

Newport, RI
2007

Commanding Officer

USS CONSTITUTION

Boston, MA
2006

Senior Surface Warfare Instructor

Maritime Warfighting Division (N73), Surface Warfare Officers School

Newport, RI
2002

Executive Officer

USS MOMSEN (DDG 92)

Everett, WA

Precommissioning Unit MOMSEN (DDG 92)

Bath, ME
2001

Chief Staff Officer / Staff OPS & Plans Officer

Commander, Mine Countermeasures Division THREE ONE (MCMDIV31)

Manama, Bahrain
1999

Operations Officer

Commander, Destroyer Squadron FIVE ZERO (COMDESRON FIVE ZERO)

Manama, Bahrain

Education

M.A., U.S. Naval War College, 2010, National Security and Strategic Studies

M.S., Naval Postgraduate School, 1997, Applied Physics

B.S., Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 1990, Electrical Engineering

Related Credentials

Surface Warfare Officer (1110)

Joint Qualified Officer (JQO)

Naval Strategy Subspecialty (2300S)

News, Media, & Events

Eight Bells Lecture Series: "The British Battle of the Atlantic, 1939-1941"

Mar. 13, 2020
12:00 p.m.
Sail Newport 11th Hour Great Room, 72 Fort Adams Drive, Newport, RI 02840

The Counterrevolution in Naval Affairs

Oct. 07, 2019
The National Interest
Article Publication

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