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MAJ Blake Huff

US Army
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Office Location: Bldg 753, Science Center, Room: 406
Phone: 845.938.4286

MAJ Blake Huff is a 2nd year instructor in the Department of Physics and Nuclear Engineering. He graduated from the United States Military Academy in 2005 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nuclear Engineering. In 2015, he graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, earning a Master of Science in Nuclear Engineering. Following commissioning at West Point in May 2005, MAJ Huff completed Initial Entry Rotary Wing training, and earned qualification as a CH-47D Chinook aviator. His first assignment was with the 1st Combat Aviation Brigade in Ft. Riley Kansas as a maintenance platoon leader and Chinook flight platoon leader. MAJ Huff deployed with the 1st CAB in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom 07-09. Upon redeployment, MAJ Huff attended the Aviation Captain’s Career Course and Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape training at Ft. Rucker, Alabama. MAJ Huff’s next assignment was to Baumholder, Germany where he served in the S-3 section on the 170th Infantry Brigade Combat Team staff. In 2011, MAJ Huff took command of the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 24th Brigade Support Battalion, 170th IBCT, forward deployed to Afghanistan. After returning from Afghanistan, MAJ Huff attended graduate school at U.C. Berkeley before returning to the United States Military Academy.