Prof. William G. Braun, III
Professor of Practice, National Security Strategy and Policy
Areas of Expertise: Senior leadership and decision making, security strategy and policy analysis, military & society relations, land force employment, U.S. Army organizational behavior, culture, and process analysis.
Professor “Trey” Braun is a Professor of Practice with the Strategic Studies Institute (SSI), U.S. Army War College (USAWC), a position he has held for 8-years. Professor Braun’s research agenda includes national strategy and policy analysis, land forces employment, senior military leadership, and military-society relations. He last deployed as the Director, CJ-7 (Force Integration, Training, and Education Directorate), Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan (CSTC-A). His 30-year Army career included multiple tactical aviation and planner assignments at Division and Corps, and multiple force management assignments on the Army staff, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC), and the U.S. Army Recruiting Command. Professor Braun holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Alfred University and master’s degrees from the USAWC (Strategic Studies), School of Advanced Military Science (Military Art & Science), and Webster University (Business).