Phil Haun

Phil Haun is the Professor of Aerospace Studies (adjunct) and Commander of Air Force ROTC Detachment 009 at Yale University. Prior to this position he taught strategy and policy at the Naval War College. Dr. Haun received his Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His research interests include asymmetric interstate conflict, military coercion, economic sanctions, and airpower against non-state actors. He currently has a book forthcoming from Stanford University Press, Coercion, Survival & War: Why Weak States Resist the United States. He is an active duty Colonel in the United States Air Force with extensive combat experience flying the A-10 “Warthog.” Professor Haun was a national security fellow at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. He holds an MA in Economics from Vanderbilt University and an AB in Engineering Science from Harvard University.