William J. Hartig, Select One

Col. (ret.), U.S. Marine Corps

Associate Professor Joint Military Operations Department
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ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR WILLIAM HARTIG joined the Naval War College faculty in July 2004, as an active duty Marine infantry officer, following a tour as Assistant Chief of Staff, for the I Marine Expeditionary Force. He served in all three Marine Expeditionary Forces and commanded at each grade. He retired as a Marine Colonel in October 2007 after over 30 years of service and joined the faculty. He served as the Nimitz Course Coordinator for four years and the Spruance Course Coordinator for two additional years.

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Areas of Expertise

  • Amphibious Warfare
  • Ground Warfare
  • Joint Operations
  • Littoral Warfare
  • Military Planning
  • Military Theory

News, Media, & Events


Former Naval War College president passes away

Jan. 19, 2018
News Publication

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
Article Publication

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