Lieutenant Colonel (ret.)

James 

Corum PhD 

University of Salford, UK

Dr Corum holds a MA from Brown University and a PhD in History (Queen’s University, Canada). He is an internationally recognized academic in military history, airpower and counter-insurgency. He has authored eleven books and more than 70 major journal articles and book chapters on strategic studies, airpower and military history. Dr Corum has had a career in higher military education, serving as a professor at the USAF School of Advanced Air and Spacepower Studies (1991 – 2005), professor at the US Army Command and General Staff College (2005 – 2008), and dean of the Baltic Defence College (2009 – 2014). From 2014 to 2019 he served as Programme Leader for the MA Programme in Terrorism and Security Studies at Salford University, UK.

Information provided is current as of January 2021

From the Author

Strategic Communications

By Dr 
James 
Corum PhD 
This article will focus on the current and future use of UAS by states and groups hostile to NATO and Western allied nations and the Strategic Communications (STRATCOM). There are two salient facts that NATO [...]

Mitigating Disinformation Campaigns Against Air Power

By Dr 
Matthieu 
Chillaud 
By Dr 
James 
Corum PhD 
By Dr 
Conrad C. 
Crane 
By Dr 
Eugenio 
Cusumano 
By Dr 
Philipp 
Fraund 
By Dr 
Mark 
Hilborne 
In military operations over the last twenty years, air power has repeatedly proven to be NATO’s great asymmetric advantage. Air power’s ability to accurately strike targets, support troops on the ground, provide accurate and timely [...]

NATO Airpower and the Strategic Communications Challenge

About the JAPCC’s Airpower and Disinformation Study
By Dr 
James 
Corum PhD 
Even though the enemies that NATO and Western coalitions have faced in the last two decades are significantly inferior to NATO in terms of military cap­ability, both non-state and state enemies still have strategies to [...]

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