Background: Associate Professor George Cadwalader, Jr. joined the Massachusetts Maritime Academy faculty in 2014 after retiring from the United States Marine Corps. He holds a Juris Doctorate, cum laude, from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a Master of Arts in National Security and Strategic Studies, with distinction, from the Naval War College. His military assignments included serving as a member of the faculty at the Naval War College and the Naval Justice School as well as deployments to Afghanistan and Iraq. He has been an invited lecturer and presenter at a variety of conferences and venues to include the International Institute of Humanitarian Law in Sanremo, Italy; the NATO Centre for Excellence for Operations in Shallow and Confined Waters Maritime Security Conference; the Japan Maritime Self-Defence Force Command and Staff College in Tokyo, Japan; the German Maritime Tactics Centre in Bremerhaven, Germany; the Defense Institute for International Legal Studies; and the University of Maine School of Law. He recently published a chapter on Homeland Security in the Oxford Handbook of U.S. National Security (Cloud J.A., Gvosdev, N.K., & Reveron, D.S. (Ed.). (2018)). Oxford Handbook of U.S. National Security. New York, NY: Oxford University Press. Retrieved 20 Jun. 2018, from http://www.oxfordhandbooks.com/view/10.1093/oxfordhb/9780190680015.001.0001/oxfordhb-9780190680015-e-21.
He has also been published in the Yearbook of International Humanitarian Law and the Naval Law Review.
Associate Professor Cadwalader teaches classess pertaining to emergency management, homeland security, and national security.