Education: University of Virginia, BA, 1962, University of Richmond, MA, 1967, Michigan State University, PhD, 1972
Assistant Professor, University of Richmond, 1970 - 1972
Assistant Fulbright Professor, University of Genoa, Italy, 1972 - 1974
Staff Historian, Strategic Air Command, USAF, 1974- 1981
Special Assistant, Chief of Air Force History, Hq. USAF, 1981- 1990
Senior Historian, On-Site Inspection Agency, Department of Defense, 1990- 1998
Senior Historian, Defense Threat Reduction Agency, DoD, 1998- 2010
Retired: 35 Years federal service
Author, selected chapters, History of Strategic Air Command.
Co-Editor, Air Force History Series, 10 volumes
Author, On-Site Inspections Under the INF Treaty, (Washington, 1993) with illustrations, maps, charts, appendices, and index, 256 pp.
Co-Author, On- Site Inspections Under the CFE Treaty, (Washington, 1997) with maps, charts, tables, appendices, bibliography, and index, 369 pp.
Author, Creating the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, (Washington, 2002) illustrations, charts, appendices, and index, 98 pp.
Editor, Defense’s Nuclear Agency, 1947-1997 (Washington, 2003) with charts, tables, appendices, and index, 485 pp.
Co-Author, Responding to War, Terrorism, and WMD Proliferation: History of DTRA, 1998-2008
(Washington, 2009) wit illustrations, charts, tables, and appendices, 156 pp.
Author, With Courage and Persistence: The United States, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, and Ukraine and the Nunn-Lugar Cooperative Threat Reduction Programs (Washington, 2015) with maps, illustrations, bibliography, and index, 460 pp.
Selected Conference Papers and Articles:
Author, “Eliminating Ukraine’s 43rd Strategic Rocket Army, Using International Cooperation, Technology, and Management”, Congress of International Military History, Berlin, Germany, 2013. Author, “Formulating Arms Control Policy and Implementing Arms Control Treaties: the INF Treaty Experience, 1998-2001”, conference, CIA and Foreign Policy, Dublin, Ireland, 2009.
Author, “After the Soviet Union’s Collapse: Emerging Nations Using Arms Control Treaties as Symbols of Sovereignty”, Potsdam, Germany, 2007.
Author, “Development and Growth of the Nunn-Lugar Cooperative Threat Reduction Program”, William Jefferson Clinton Conference, Hofstra University, 2005.
Author, “Rethinking Government Responsibilities to WMD Terrorism”, conference Searching for Common Ground in South Asia, Stockholm, 2005.
Author, “Comparative History of U.S. and USSR Strategic Air and Naval Forces, 1950-1992”, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, 2003.
Author, “The Post-Cold War Peace of Europe”, George W. Bush Conference, Hofstra University, 1997.
Author, “Monitoring the Conventional Arms Forces in Europe Treaty. 1992-1995,” conference, International Commission of Military History, 1995.
Author, “The CFE Treaty and Europe’s Security Structure, 1992-1995”, Society for Military History, 1995. Author, “Implementing Arms Control Treaties in the Commonwealth of Independent States and Eastern Europe” conference, Association of Third World Studies, 1994.
Author, “Comparative History of Arms Control Treaties from World War I to the Contemporary Era”, International Commission on Military History, 1993.
Author, “Recent Arms Control Treaties: Accounting for Documentary Record”, National Council on Public History, 1992.
Author, “Recent US-USSR-Europe Arms Control Treaties: New Federal Records, New Interpretations,” American Historical Association Meeting, 1991.
Lecture and Briefings:
University of Virginia, Harvard University, Tufts University, Johns Hopkins University, Ohio University, Ohio State University, Michigan University, Notre Dame University, University of Illinois, James Madison University, American University, Air Force Academy, US Naval Academy, US Army Academy, Wilson Center, Brookings, and CSIS.
Professional Associations: Society for History of the Federal Government, 1985- 2022, American Historical Association, 1990- 2022, National Council on Public History, 1985- 2000, and the International Commission on Military History, 1992- 2015.