Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
Faculty Support SCUSA66
rsz_1morrow.jpg
MAJ John Morrow
Executive Secretary
Major Jack Morrow is an instructor in the Department of Social Sciences at the United States Military Academy at West Point. He is an Army engineer officer with eleven years of service including operational and combat deployments to Macedonia, Albania, Kosovo, Iraq, and Afghanistan. He served as a platoon leader in 1st Armored Division, the executive officer for the 22-6 Iraqi Army Division Military Transition Team, and the aide-de-camp for the Deputy Commander of CJIATF 435. Subsequently, he served as a sapper company commander in the 7th Engineer Battalion. He currently teaches SS202, American Politics.
Pinheiro.JPG MAJ Cole Pinheiro
Deputy Executive Secretary
Deputy Executive Secretary
Major Cole Pinheiro is an Armor officer with ten years of military service. His professional experiences include leading both heavy cavalry and light infantry formations in training and combat. Major Pinheiro deployed for a total of 3.5 years in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. Major Pinherio servered as  a Platoon Leader and as a Excuitive Officer with the 3rd Armored Calvary Regiment as well as a Company Commander with the 4th Infantry Division. Major Pinheiro is currently an Instructor of International Realtions for the Social Sciences Department at the U.S. Military Academy.  
rsz_himmelberger.jpg MAJ Liesl Himmelberger
Facilities Officer
Major Liesl Himmelberger is a strategic plans and policy officer with more than 9 years of service in the U.S. Army. She completed an operational deployment to Iraq (2004-2005) with 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division. Her past assignments include command of an intelligence company and service as an intelligence planner in Korea (2007-2009). She served as an intelligence officer for an aviation squadron and as a platoon leader and executive officer for an intelligence company in Germany (2004-2007). Major Himmelberger currently serves as an Instructor of Economics and Department Facilities Officer for the Social Sciences Department at the U.S. Military Academy.
Fitzgerald.JPG

MAJ Chad Fitzgerald
Amb. (Ret.) Thomas R. Pickering Escort Officer
Major Chad Fitzgerald is a Field Artillery officer with ten years of military service. His professional experiences include leading in heavy, medium, and light infantry formations in training and combat. Major Fitzgerald deployed twice to Iraq for a total of twenty-seven months from 2007-2011. His professional associations include membership in the U.S. Army Field Artillery and affiliation with the 82nd Field Artillery Regiment. Major Fitzgerald servered as a Platoon Leader and as a Fire Support Officer with the 25th Infantry Division as well as a Paladin Battery Commander with the 1st Cavalry Division. Major Fitzgerald is currently an Instructor of International Realtions for the Social Sciences Department at the U.S. Military Academy.  
rsz_liebert.jpg
Dr. Hugh Liebert
Theme Paper Writer
Hugh Liebert is an Assistant Professor of American Politics, Policy, and Strategy in the Department of Social Sciences at the United States Military Academy.  A recent John Marshall Visiting Research Fellow in the Jepson School of Leadership Studies at the University of Richmond in Virginia, he received his BA from Harvard University and his MA and Ph.D. from the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago.  His primary areas of interest are Greek and Roman political thought and American politics.  He is the co-editor of Executive Power in Theory and Practice, and has published articles in History of Political Thought and Review of Politics.  His first book, Plutarch's Politics, is currrently under review.
rsz_sherlock.jpg
 
Dr. Thomas Sherlock
Senior Faculty Advisor
Thomas Sherlock is a professor of political science at West Point. He received his doctorate from Columbia University and teaches courses on comparative politics, democracy and democratization, and the politics of the post-Soviet region. His book, Historical Narratives in the Soviet Union and Post-Soviet Russia, will be published in an expanded, translated edition in Moscow in late 2013. He is also the co-author of The Fight for Legitimacy: Democracy vs. Terrorism. His articles have appeared in numerous journals, including Comparative Politics, Washington Quarterly, Problems of Communism, Ab Imperio (Russia), Prepodovanie istorii i obshchestvovedeniia v shkole (Russia), Rossiia v global’noi politike (Russia), Zovnishni spravy: ZS (Ukraine), and Commentaire (France). He has contributed chapters to several edited volumes, and has served as a consultant for the Carnegie Council, the Russian Academy of Sciences, the National University of Kyiv Mohyla in Ukraine, and EUROCLIO in The Netherlands, among other institutions.