Colonel (Retired) Robert W. Duggleby, Jr. began working as a senior faculty member for the Emergency Management and Homeland Security program in July 2015, following a 30-year career in the United States Army. He holds a Master of Arts degree in Russian and East European Studies from Florida State University, and a Master of Science degree in National Security Policy from the United States Army War College. Fluent in Russian, Robert has served in many capacities around the globe, to include assignments as the United States Senior Defense Official, Defense and Army Attaché in Tashkent, Uzbekistan and in Budapest, Hungary. His last active military assignment was as the senior Army instructor at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies in Garmisch, Germany.
COL (Ret.) Duggleby’s research and interest areas include global and national security, international and multilateral planning and operations, strategic intelligence policy and application, and defense cooperation. His approach to the classroom is focused on applying practical knowledge and experience to academic research in addressing the most important aspects of intelligence and security issues. COL (Ret.) Duggleby is the office lead for internships at the United States Southern Command (SOUTHCOM), the Joint Interagency Task Force – South (JIATFS), and the Marshall Center, and the co-director for the program’s Certificate for Intelligence Studies (CIS).