Faculty


Abuza, Dr Zachary M.
Professor, National Security Strategy
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Breeden, Col Chad. - USMC
Assistant Professor
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Bryan, CAPT Daniel - USN
Associate Dean of Faculty
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Burke, Col Timothy - USAF
Assistant Professor
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Donnelly, COL Ted. - USA
Assistant Professor
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Ellard, Dr. George, NSA
Assistant Professor
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Espino, Col Eric. - USAF
Assistant Professor
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Finel, Dr. Bernard I.
Associate Dean of Academics
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Frickenschmidt, COL Daniel M. - USA-NG
Assistant Professor
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Harris, COL Brian - USA
Chair, U.S. Army
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Harvey, Mr. Michael - USAID
Assistant Professor
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Heffington, Col Stephen R. - USAF
Chair, CJCS
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Hesslink, CAPT Trenton D. USN
Dean of Students
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Holloway, Col, Donald "Donnie" W.
Chair, Department of Strategy & Policy
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Jantzen, COL Linda. - USA
Assistant Professor
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King, COL Joseph B. - USA
Assistant Professor
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Kovalova, Dr. Elena
Professor, National Security Strategy
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Kuk, Mr. George - DIA
Assistant Professor
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Johnson, Dr. Laura Manning - DHS
Chair, Department of Homeland Security
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MacDougall, Dr. James "Jim" C.
Professor, National Security Strategy
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Manske, Brigadier General Chad T. - USAF
30th Commandant
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Mariano, Dr. Stephen J. (COL USA - Ret)
Associate Dean Research and Outreach
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McAllister, Dr. Bradley J.
Associate Professor, National Security Strategy
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Meara, Mr. William - DoS
Assistant Professor
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Moritz, Col Eric J. - USAF
Chair, U.S. Air Force
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Louie, Mr. Bruce L.
Chair, National Geospacial-Intelligence Agency
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Oler, Col Adam - USAF
Assistant Professor
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Orr, Robert "Jaimie" J. III, JD, LL.M
Associate Professor
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Panehal, Ms. Alexandria L. - USAID
Assistant Professor
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Pasquale, Dr. Charlie. - IC
Assistant Professor
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Pastino, Col Philip. - USMC
Chair, U.S. Marine Corps
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Pekala, AMB Mark - DOS
Deputy Commandant
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Peznola, Col Michael N. USMC (Ret.)
Chief of Staff/Dean of Administration
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Pierangelo, Ms Claire - DoS
Assistant Professor
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Ray, CAPT Corey W. - USN
Assistant Professor
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Reckamp, CAPT Douglas E. - USN
Chair, U.S. Navy
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Richards, Dr. Marie - DOS
Assistant Professor
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Sabonis-Helf, Dr. Theresa
Professor, National Security Strategy
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Scheinman, Mr. Adam - DoE
Assistant Professor
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Shrout, COL Michael S. - USA
Assistant Professor
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Stein, Mr. James I. - USAID
Assistant Professor
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Stock, COL Mark - USA
Assistant Professor
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Taspinar, Dr. Omer
Professor, National Security Strategy
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Ward, Dr. Kelly J. (COL, USA-Ret)
Professor, National Security Strategy
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Warner, Mr. David - DoJ
Assistant Professor
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Watson, Dr. Cynthia A.
Dean of Faculty and Academic Affairs
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Watts, Dr. Robert B. (CAPT, USCG-Ret)
Professor, National Security Strategy
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Wolford, Col Bryan - USAF
Assistant Professor
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Zedlar, Dr. Stephanie Y.
Director Institutional Research
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Panehal, Ms. Alexandria L. - USAID

Assistant Professor

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Ms. Alexandria “Alexi” Panehal recently served as the USAID Mission Director in the Dominican Republic. Prior to her current assignment, Ms. Panehal was the acting Deputy Assistant Administrator for USAID's Economic Growth, Education, and Environment Bureau at USAID headquarters in Washington, D.C.  Following the January 2010 earthquake in Haiti, Ms. Panehal led inter-agency efforts in Washington to coordinate shelter and infrastructure reconstruction.  In 2010, Ms. Panehal also co-chaired the Task Force that drafted USAID's Gender Equality and Female Empowerment Policy and co-chaired with State the Gender Integration Task Force for the QDDR.   From 2005-2009, she was the USAID Mission Director in Ecuador and from 2000-2003 she was the Deputy Mission Director for the Regional Mission for Ukraine, Moldova and Belarus. Overseas, Ms. Panehal has also served as Director of the Regional Housing and Urban Development Office in Honduras, assignments with that same division in Tunisia and Thailand, and as Director of the Democracy Office in Nicaragua.

In Washington, Ms. Panehal has also served as the Agency's Director of the Office of infrastructure and Engineering and the Deputy Office Director for Environment in Eastern Europe and the Newly Independent States. Ms. Panehal has a Bachelor's Degree in Foreign Service from Georgetown University and two Master's degrees, one in Public Administration from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and another Master's Degree in National Security Strategy from the National War College. Ms. Panehal joined USAID in 1983.

 

FUNCTIONAL EXPERTISE:  strategic planning; international development, women, peace and security

 

REGIONAL EXPERTISE: Eurasia, Latin America

EMAIL:   alexandria.l.panehal.civ@ndu.edu