APCSS Faculty

Office of the Director

APCSS Leadership

College of Security Studies

CSS@apcss.net or call 808-971-8924


Carleton Cramer, Capt. (Ret.) U.S. Navy

Associate Dean for Academics

Justin Nankivell, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Operations

James M. Minnich, Col. U.S. Army


Economics and Business, Organizational Development and Innovation,  Adult/Executive Education and Development Miemie Winn Byrd, Ed.D

Indonesia and Biosecurity James Campbell, Ph.D.

Humanitarian Action, Disaster Risk Reduction, Health Security and Oceania Deon V. Canyon, Ph.D., DBA, MPH, FACTM

Crisis/Contingency Planning, Global Mobility, Strategy Development Russell O. Davis, Lt. Col., USAF

Disaster Management, Humanitarian Assistance, Human Security, Civil Societies Jessica Ear, J.D.

International Affairs, Japan Chris Erlewine, Maj.. U.S. Air Force

Information Technology Herman F. Finley, Jr., M.A.

Development Assistance, Economics, Public-Private Partnerships and Civil Society Lori Forman Ph.D.

Japan, Political Economy, Trade-Security Linkages, Regional Institutional Architecture Kristi Govella, Ph.D.

Republic of Korea, Japan, India & Vietnam Jennifer Harlan, Lt. Col. U.S. Army

Terrorism; Insurgency and Revolution Wars; Narcotics and Terrorism; U.S. Foreign Policy, International Relations Christopher C. Harmon, Ph.D.

Environment Security; Climate Change; Global Commons; Science; Technology and Policy J. Scott Hauger, Ph.D.

Northeast Asia, Strategic Studies,
Military Trends
Van Jackson, Ph.D.

Logistics, Physical Security Operations, HADR, Japan, Korea Danny K. Makalena, Lt. Col., USAF

China, Geopolitics and Weapons Proliferation J. Mohan Malik Ph.D.

Strategic Policy, Mobility Operations Katharine R. McGregor, Maj., USAF

Strategic Policy, Planning, Air Command and Airfields Joseph J. Michaels, Maj., USAF

International Law, Security Sector Development, International Organization Justin Nankivell, Ph.D.

Maritime Security & Strategy & Decision-Making Kerry Lynn Nankivell, MPhil

International Law, National Security Law, Oceans Policy, and Maritime Security Jonathan G. Odom, Cmdr. JAGC, U. S. Navy

Economics, Southeast Asia, Pacific Islands Alfred Oehlers, Ph.D.

Disaster Management Thomas Peterman, M.A.

Military Security Cooperation Programs Donald J. Peterson, Lt. Col., U. S. Army

China, Mongolia, and East Asia Security Jeffrey Reeves, Ph.D.

Security Sector Reform David M. Shanahan, Col. (Ret), U.S. Army

South Asia; Australia and Australasia; Indian Ocean Christopher J.G. Snedden, Ph.D.

Terrorism, Media & conflict, South Asia Shyam Tekwani, M.A.

Asian Security, China, Vietnam, Southeast Asia, South China Sea Alexander Vuving, Ph.D.

Republic of Korea, China, and the South China Sea Sean C. Washington, Lt. Cmdr., U. S. Navy

Science and Technology Policy, S.E. Asia, Water Security Virginia Watson, Ph.D.

Weapons of Mass Destruction, Security Sector Development William A. Wieninger, Ph.D.

Negotiation and Conflict Resolution; Women, Peace and Security; South Asia Saira Yamin, Ph.D.

 Adjunct Faculty



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