Everett Carl Dolman
Everett Carl Dolman is professor of comparative military studies at the U.S. Air Force’s School of Advanced Air and Space Studies (SAASS). His focus is on international relations and theory, and he has been identified as Air University’s first space theorist.
Dolman began his career as an intelligence analyst for the National Security Agency, and moved to the United States Space Command in 1986. In 1991, he received the director of Central Intelligence’s Outstanding Intelligence Analyst Award. Dolman earned his PhD in political science from the University of Pennsylvania in 1995. He then taught international relations and international political economy at The College of William & Mary, Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, and Berry College before taking his current position at Maxwell AFB in Alabama. He received the Air Force’s Educator of the Year Award for 2003-04.
Dolman’s published works include Astropolitik: Classical Geopolitics in the Space Age, The Warrior State: How Military Organization Structures Politics, and Pure Strategy: Power and Principle in the Information Age. He has written several book chapters as well as articles for the Journal of Strategic Studies, Comparative Strategy, Journal of Small Wars and Insurgencies, Soviet and Post-Soviet Review Citizenship Studies, Politics and Society, and the Journal of Political and Military Sociology. Dolman is also co-founder and managing editor of Astropolitics: The International Journal of Space Power and Policy.