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  John Hanus

   Associate Professor
   War Gaming

        Phone: (401) 841-2510

(401) 841-6960



John Hanus is a cyber-warfare subject matter expert with NETSIMCO supporting the War Gaming Department, Center for Naval Warfare Studies specializing in information operations, cyberspace operations and advanced game design.
Mr. Hanus served on Active Duty from 2010 to 2013 at the U.S. Naval War College in the War Gaming department. He was responsible for providing cyber warfare expertise to assist in the design and development of war games run at the college.
Mr. Hanus is a 1988 graduate of the United States Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, New York where he received his Navy commission upon graduation.
Mr. Hanus has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Marine Engineering and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Marine Transportation. He holds dual USCG licenses as both third mate and second assistant engineer - unlimited. He also holds a limited USCG Chief Engineer’s license with a USCG sail endorsement. Mr. Hanus has served as mate and marine engineer aboard several American flag vessels engaged in deep sea trade. In 1994 he started working at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in the continuing education department and was promoted to Director in 2005.