Joseph R. Cerami

Senior Lecturer in National Security and

Director, Public Service Leadership Program

Bush School of Government and

Public Service at Texas A&M University


Doctor of Philosophy in Public Administration,
The Pennsylvania State University, School of Public Affairs (2007)
Master of Military Art and Science
School of Advanced Military Studies, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas (1988)
Master of Arts, Government
The University of Texas at Austin (1980)
Bachelor of Science in Engineering
U.S. Military Academy at West Point (1971)

Publications (selected):

Preparing for a Mid-Term Assessment of Leadership and National Security Reform in the Obama Administration. (Forthcoming, Summer 2011). Co-editor with Robin Dorff and Mathew Harber. Carlisle, PA: U.S. Army War College Strategic Studies Institute.

"International Security" with John David Young. In Oxford Bibliographies Online, (accessed 21-Apr-2011).

"Leadership in International Affairs". In Oxford Bibliographies Online, (accessed 21-Apr-2011).

Rethinking Leadership and "Whole of Government" National Security Reform: Problems, Progress, and Prospects. 2010. Co-editor with Jeffrey A. Engel. Carlisle, PA: U.S. Army War College Strategic Studies Institute.

Theory to Practice Commentary: “Rethinking Civil-Military Coordination for
Humanitarian and Other Complex Operations.” Public Administration Review,
Volume 70 Number 2, March-April 2010: 36-42.

The Interagency and Counterinsurgency Warfare: Stability, Security, Transition, and Reconstruction Roles. Co-editor with Jay W. Boggs. Carlisle, PA: Strategic Studies Institute, 2007.

Bush School Courses:

National Security Policy and Strategy [in-residence and on-line]
Leadership in Public and International Affairs
Congress and International Security
CAPSTONE Research Projects

Updated September 24, 2001

Last updated: June 1 2011