Professor of National Security Affairs
Command and Staff College
Col, USMCR (Ret.)
Phone: (703) 784-6863
Areas of Interest: Security Studies, History
U.S. Army War College (Writing Award) via CSC Program
Marine Corps Command and Staff College Reserve Course
Dr. John W. Gordon serves as Professor of National Security Affairs, Command and Staff College, Marine Corps University, as Coordinator, MMS Program, and as Editor in Chief, The Breckinridge Papers: Selected Studies from the Marine Corps University. He teaches also in the security studies program at Georgetown University. He joined the faculty at the Command and Staff College in July 2001, having previously also served as a member of C&SC’s Adjunct Faculty when that body comprised Ph.D.-holding Marine Corps Reserve officers drawn from teaching and administrative ranks in civilian academe.