The school's faculty members, all of whom hold a PhD and have earned recognition for their academic achievements, offer SAASS
students extraordinary guidance.
However, those who are not born strategists will get better, and they will have a clearer appreciation both of the need for strategy and of its requirements through the increased focus at PME, and programs such as SAASS
. More importantly, those who are born strategists have the environment and career track to become great.
"They consider this country their own," says Rasavong, SAASS
faculty member I appreciated was Air Force colonel Peter "Huggy" Huggins.
(44.) Lt Col Aeneas Gooding "Doing it All: Security Forces--The USAF COIN FORCE?" (master's thesis, Maxwell AFB, AL; SAASS
, June 2009); and Col Shannon Caudill, Defending Airbases in an Age of Insurgency (Maxwell AFB, AL: Air University Press, May 2014).
Colonel Manske has published his written work, including "Looking Ahead: Future Airlift," in the Air Force Journal of Logistics--a required reading for Air War College students, as well as his SAASS
thesis published as CADRE Paper No.
Despite its name, SAASS
does not produce aviation theorists or planners, but rather strategists concerned with the use of military force in support of statecraft.
currently serves as professor of national security studies, USAF School of Advanced Air and Space Studies (SAASS
), Maxwell AFB, Alabama.
No institution does this better than the School of Advanced Air and Space Studies (SAASS
Colonel Hamilton (MS, USAFA; MS, School of Advanced Air and Space Studies (SAASS
), Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University; MS, Industrial College of the Armed Forces) is the deputy director of intelligence, Headquarters Air Combat Command (ACC).
Take, for example, the School of Advanced Air and Space Studies (SAASS
), perhaps the Air Force's most elite school.
This collection of essays by instructors at the School of Advanced Air and Space Studies (SAASS
) is a must for past and future SAASS
students seeking to appreciate and revisit the perspectives of that institution's renowned faculty.