Dr. C. Dale Walton is an Associate Professor of International Relations at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri.

He has published three books to date, including Grand Strategy and the Presidency: Foreign Policy, War and the American Role in the World; Geopolitics and the Great Powers in the Twenty-first Century; and The Myth of Inevitable U.S. Defeat in Vietnam.

Dr. Walton received his Ph.D. from the University of Hull, in England, where he was an H.B. Earhart Fellow; his M.S. from Missouri State University; and his B.A. (magna cum laude) from the University of New Mexico.

Prior to coming to Lindenwood University in summer 2012, Dr. Walton served as a Lecturer in International Relations and Strategic Studies at the University of Reading in Reading, England from early 2007 to mid 2012. Previously, he was an Assistant Professor at Missouri State University in the Defense and Strategic Studies Department, located in Fairfax, Virginia, from 2001 until early 2007.

His research interests include strategic relationships and security problems in Asia, geopolitics and the changing geostrategic environment, and U.S. military strategic history. In addition to his three books, he has published more than 70 book chapters, articles and reviews.

Dr. C. Dale Walton

Associate Professor, International Relations
Lindenwood University
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