Captain Tuan N. Pham is a U.S. naval intelligence officer, maritime strategist, strategic planner and regional expert with over two decades of experience in the Indo-Pacific. Currently, he is a student research fellow with the Advanced Research Program at the U.S. Naval War College. He has previously held policy/staff jobs at the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Joint Staff, Navy Staff, U.S. Indo-Pacific Command, U.S. Cyber Command, National Security Agency and Defense Intelligence Agency. He also worked for Commanders to U.S. Naval Forces Japan (Yokosuka), U.S. Seventh Fleet (USS BLUE RIDGE, LCC-19), Task Force Seventy (USS GEORGE WASHINGTON, CVN-73) and Multinational Forces Iraq (Baghdad).
Captain Pham is a graduate of the U.S.
Naval Academy and U.S. Naval War College (Mahan Scholar), earned three graduate
degrees and completed three fellowships with Johns Hopkins, Harvard, and MIT
Universities. He has also written 50 articles
on national security strategy, policy and affairs for several international and