Michael Hunzeker

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Assistant Professor, Schar School of Policy and Government

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Fairfax Campus, Aquia Building, Room 326
4400 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
MSN: 3F4


Michael Hunzeker is an assistant professor at George Mason University’s Schar School of Policy and Government, where he is also the associate director of the Center for Security Policy Studies.

His work on conventional deterrence, war termination, military adaptation, and simulation design has appeared or is forthcoming in Security Studies, the Journal of Strategic StudiesPS: Politics and Political ScienceParameters, the RUSI Journal and the Strategic Studies Institute.

Hunzeker is a Marine Corps veteran and holds an AB from the University of California, Berkeley, as well as a PhD, MPA, and MA from Princeton University.

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Areas of Research:

  • International Security
  • Military Innovation
  • Honor and Conflict Termination