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Thank you for your interest in joining the Department of Behavioral Sciences and Leadership at West Point! Our department is an internationally respected inter-disciplinary teaching department, home to world-class military and civilian scholars. We are currently seeking officers from all commissioning sources who have a passion for teaching and mentoring in order to fulfill our vision of inspiring, educating, and developing the future of our Army. Opportunities exist for fully funded study at the Masters and Ph.D. levels through premiere graduate schools. We primarily offering teaching positions; however, we also work in conjunction with the USMA Brigade Tactical Department to recruit future tactical officers.
The Department recruits outstanding junior officers annually to attend graduate school in anticipation of joining our faculty.  Contact CPT Yoon Dunham at or (845) 938-4914 or CPT Kevin Britt at or (845) 938-5002 to begin the process.  Officers should be between their 6th and 9th year of service at the start of graduate schooling and be prepared to earn a master's degree in Psychology, Business or a closely related discipline.  General qualifications include successful and outstanding service through key developmental assignments as a captain, an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or above, and qualifying GRE scores.  We manage applicants through the Academy's Web Enabled Selection and Tracking System (WEST) and generally make our selections for graduate schooling about 18 months in advance of matriculation. If you are interested in this opportunity please complete the USMA Interest Form by clicking the link below to start a file.
Please review application instructions BSL Applicant WEST Instructions (Sep15).pdfBSL Applicant WEST Instructions (Sep15).pdf.