Lieutenant Colonel Liam Collins is Acting Director of the Combating Terrorism Center and an instructor in the Department of Social Sciences at the United States Military Academy at West Point. He is a career special forces officer who has served in a variety of special operations assignments and has conducted multiple combat operations to both Afghanistan and Iraq as well as operational deployments to Bosnia, Africa and South America. He has graduated from numerous military courses including ranger school and he has earned numerous military awards and decorations including two valorous awards for his actions in combat. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering from the United States Military Academy, a Master in Public Affairs from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and is presently completing his doctoral dissertation at Princeton University. His research centers on military innovation during times of war. He has taught courses on homeland security and defense, international relations and American politics.
Publication history is not available at this time.
Research history is not available at this time.
External Links Disclaimer - The appearance of hyperlinks to external sites does not constitute endorsement by West Point or the U.S. Army of the linked web site or the information, products or services contained therein. For other than authorized activities such as military exchanges and Morale, Welfare and Recreation sites, West Point and the U.S. Army do not exercise any editorial control over the information you may find at these locations. Such links are provided consistent with the stated purpose of this Department of Army web site.
Only questions or comments regarding the technical aspects of the Web site should be sent to the web master. If you are reporting a broken link, please help us by identifying the page or Web site where you found the link or web address.
Please click here to send an email to the West Point web team.