William Waddell

Professor William Waddell

Assistant Professor of Government


Spring 2018 Office Hours
Mon., Wed., Fri. 8 a.m.-12 p.m.

Areas of Specialization

Intelligence, Cyberspace policy, military operations

Professional Career

  • US Navy (Aviation, carrier-based anti-submarine warfare)
  • US Army War College as director of Mission Command and Cyber Division


Graduated from Univ. of Wisconsin, LaCrosse, 1975. Navy highlights: 2500 flight hours and 605 Carrier landings in the Navy’s S-3 aircraft. Faculty at US Army War College culminating in being the director of Mission Command and Cyber Division 2005 to 2015.

Favorite Scripture

"Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him and He will direct your path." - Proverbs 3:5-6